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  1. rigiditynoun

    Antonyms:
    flexibility, softness, ductility, malleability

  2. rigiditynoun

    Antonyms:
    flexibility, malleability, ductility, softness

  3. rigiditynoun

    Antonyms:
    ductility, softness, malleability, flexibility

  4. rigiditynoun

    Antonyms:
    flexibility, softness, ductility, malleability

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rigidity, rigidnessnoun

    the physical property of being stiff and resisting bending

    Synonyms:
    rigidness, inflexibility

  2. inflexibility, rigidity, rigidnessnoun

    the quality of being rigid and rigorously severe

    Synonyms:
    inflexibleness, rigidness, inflexibility

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rigiditynoun

    Synonyms:
    stiffness, inflexibility, rigidness, want of pliability

  2. rigiditynoun

    Synonyms:
    severity, rigor, harshness, strictness, austerity

  3. rigiditynoun

    Synonyms:
    ungracefulness, want of ease

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rigiditynoun

    Synonyms:
    stiffness, inflexibility, severity, rigor

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rigidity":

    stiffness, inflexibility, rigor, stickiness, rigour, stringency

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#23226stiffness
#31409rigidity
#38903rigor
#64493rigour
#66484stickiness
#94594stringency
#95824inflexibility

How to use rigidity in a sentence?

  1. Chase LeBlanc:

    Fludity and capacity are business skills - rigidity and limitation are not!

  2. Mark Twain:

    It is discouraging to try and penetrate a mind like yours. You ought to get it out and dance on it. That would take some of the rigidity out of it.

  3. Jai Courtney:

    It's very easy to underestimate what he's doing with that character and what he's done throughout this entire franchise, because we see he's a machine, so there's a rigidity to it, but its very carefully crafted.

  4. Michelle Obama:

    One of the things I do worry about sometimes among progressives in the United States, maybe it's true here as well, is a certain kind of rigidity where we say,' Uh, I'm sorry, this is how it's going to be,' and then we start sometimes creating what's called a' circular firing squad,' where you start shooting at your allies because one of them is straying from purity on the issues.

  5. Barack Obama:

    One of the things I do worry about sometimes among progressives in the United States is a certain kind of rigidity where we say, Uh, Im sorry, this is how its going to be, and then we start sometimes creating whats called a circular firing squad, where you start shooting at your allies because one of them has strayed from purity on the issues.


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