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Synonyms for rigidity

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rigidity, rigidness(noun)

    the physical property of being stiff and resisting bending

    Synonyms:
    rigidness, inflexibility

  2. inflexibility, rigidity, rigidness(noun)

    the quality of being rigid and rigorously severe

    Synonyms:
    inflexibleness, rigidness, inflexibility

Wiktionary

  1. rigidity(noun)

    Antonyms:
    malleability, flexibility, softness, ductility

  2. rigidity(noun)

    Antonyms:
    flexibility, malleability, ductility, softness

  3. rigidity(noun)

    Antonyms:
    ductility, flexibility, malleability, softness

  4. rigidity(noun)

    Antonyms:
    flexibility, softness, ductility, malleability

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rigidity(n.)

    Synonyms:
    stiffness, inflexibility, rigidness, want of pliability

  2. rigidity(n.)

    Synonyms:
    severity, rigor, harshness, strictness, austerity

  3. rigidity(n.)

    Synonyms:
    ungracefulness, want of ease

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rigidity(n)

    Synonyms:
    stiffness, inflexibility, severity, rigor

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rigidity":

    stiffness, inflexibility, rigor, stickiness, rigour, stringency

How to pronounce rigidity?

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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. Emeasoba George:

    Rigidity causes inflexibility to a change. Therefore, be less rigid in all your undertakings in order to be or become more flexible to adopt and adapt to a change. Besides that, it's often ideal to be less rigid and more flexible.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Chase LeBlanc:

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

  5. 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.


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