adverb see rigid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Rigidly — Rig id*ly, v. In a rigid manner; stiffly. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rigidly — index faithfully, invariably Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • rigidly — adv. Rigidly is used with these adjectives: ↑fixed, ↑hierarchical, ↑organized, ↑upright Rigidly is used with these verbs: ↑adhere, ↑cling, ↑control, ↑define, ↑enforce, ↑prescribe, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • rigidly — rigid ► ADJECTIVE 1) unable to bend or be forced out of shape. 2) (of a person) stiff and unmoving. 3) not able to be changed or adapted. DERIVATIVES rigidify verb rigidity noun rigidly adverb. ORIGIN Latin ri …   English terms dictionary

  • rigidly — adverb in a rigid manner (Freq. 3) the body was rigidly erect he sat bolt upright • Syn: ↑stiffly, ↑bolt • Derived from adjective: ↑stiff (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • rigidly — See rigid. * * * …   Universalium

  • rigidly — adverb In a rigid manner; stiffly …   Wiktionary

  • rigidly — Synonyms and related words: abidingly, absolutely, adamantly, always, changelessly, dead, definitely, directly, dourly, enduringly, even, exactly, expressly, faithfully, firmly, grimly, hardly, immovably, immutably, implacably, impliably, in all… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • rigidly — rɪdʒɪdlɪ adv. stiffly, inflexibly; strictly, severely; fixedly, unchangingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rigidly — rig·id·ly …   English syllables

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