Drastic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdræstɪk|  American pronunciation of the word drastic
Brit.  |ˈdrastɪk|  British pronunciation of the word drastic

adjective

- forceful and extreme and rigorous

drastic measures

Examples

The situation calls for drastic measures.

Maybe we should try something less drastic first.

The decision was deferred for a time. John didn't want to do anything drastic until after October ...

The situation called for drastic measures.

The situation called for drastic action.

Most of the council members are reluctant to make such a drastic move.

it would require a drastic revision of his opinion

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