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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The inelegance of someone unrelaxed (as by embarrassment); Firm resoluteness in purpose or opinion or action; The physical property of being inflexible and hard to bend;

Usage examples (40)
  • He awoke with a painful stiffness in his neck
  • A charming host without any touch of stiffness or pomposity
  • One benefit is the lighter weight; another is an 11-percent boost in stiffness, according to Washburn.
  • His hip stiffness is evident when he tries to change direction, as he has trouble sometimes playing off-coverage situations. for more
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