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rigid

view main entry for rigidadjective  /ˈrɪdʒɪd/
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rigidity

  /rɪˈdʒɪdəti/  noun [uncountable]
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rigidly

adverb
rigidly adverbUnlikely or impossible to change: unchanging, firm, rigid, irreversible, invariable, unvarying, final, hard and fast, whatever happens, for goodWords used to describe someone who is stubborn and narrow-minded: stubborn, narrow, conservative, intolerant, narrow-minded, opinionated, inflexible, closed, rigid, bloody-mindedSolid, stiff or hard: solid, stiff, hard, firm, inflexible, rigid, unyielding, packed, rock-hard, impenetrableSerious, severe and extreme: serious, severe, extreme, awful, grave, acute, desperate, profound, rigorous, dire

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