draconian means: Extremely severe; extremely harsh. (in Merlin Dictionary)
What else does draconian mean?
- Adj. A punitive measure that is too harsh relative to the crime or transgression. This is usually done to set an example and discourage others from following the same path. A authority may also issue this warning out of fear. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Alex Wyatt)
- Swedish GothicDoom Metal group. The band plays songs that have melodic and atmospheric characteristics. They combine Harsh vocals Anders Jacobsson and Femal Voice Lisa Johansson for great songs like “The Cry of Silence”, Death come Near me”, and “a Scenery of Loss”. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Lorenzo Martín)
- This describes legislation, policies or laws that are too harsh or severe. They are frequently imposed upon without or in excess of evidence. Some people mistakenly refer to it as “dragon coins” in the Super Mario World community. This term is a reference to Draco (an Ancient Greek legislator from Athens), also known as Drako, Drakon or Drakon. It should not be confused with Draco Malfoy, a British pure-blood wizard. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Celina Vázquez)