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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a stiff manner.

Usage examples (40)
  • The body was rigidly erect
  • Adjective : a rigid strip of metal. ,a rigid disciplinarian; rigid rules of social behavior. ,a rigid examination. ,lenses ground to rigid specifications
  • Bent over rigidly from the wind, they remained in that position and vibrated monstrously.
  • His expression rigidly controlled, Gervase watched his wife climb the stairs after Hollins. for more
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