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Synonyms for rigor
ˈrɪg ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. asperity, grimness, hardship, rigor, rigour, severity, severeness, rigorousness, rigourousness(noun)

    something hard to endure

    "the asperity of northern winters"

    Synonyms:
    hardness, cogency, hard knocks, severeness, austereness, harshness, gruesomeness, asperity, luridness, rigour, stiffness, inclemency, badness, adversity, hardship, rigorousness, sharpness, grimness, severity, rigourousness, ghastliness, validity

  2. cogency, validity, rigor, rigour(noun)

    the quality of being valid and rigorous

    Synonyms:
    cogency, severeness, robustness, hardiness, harshness, hardness, asperity, stiffness, validness, inclemency, hardship, rigorousness, lustiness, grimness, severity, rigourousness, rigour, validity

  3. severity, severeness, harshness, rigor, rigour, rigorousness, rigourousness, inclemency, hardness, stiffness(noun)

    excessive sternness

    "severity of character"; "the harshness of his punishment was inhuman"; "the rigors of boot camp"

    Synonyms:
    insensibility, ruggedness, callosity, grimness, awkwardness, severeness, unfeelingness, austereness, harshness, hardness, asperity, stiffness, callousness, scratchiness, roughness, cogency, gracelessness, inclemency, inclementness, badness, bad weather, hardship, rigorousness, cruelty, cruelness, clumsiness, abrasiveness, severity, rigourousness, rigour, validity

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rigor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    stiffness, rigidity, rigidness, inflexibility

  2. rigor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    severity, austerity, harshness, sternness, asperity

  3. rigor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    strictness, exactness

  4. rigor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    inclemency

  5. rigor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Med.) sudden coldness with shivering

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rigor(n)

    Synonyms:
    rigidity, inflexibility, austerity, severity, asperity, sternness, inclemency, stringency

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How to use rigor in a sentence?

  1. Outgoing Walgreens CEO Steffano Pessina:

    Rosalind Brewer?Brewer relentless focus on the customer, talent development, operational rigor and strong expertise in digital and technological transformation are exactly what [ Walgreens ] needs as the company enters its next chapter.

  2. Assistant Director-General Bruce Aylward:

    We're planning on a full-on six-month effort to really get this thing to zero, if you can bring rigor to this contact tracing, you can drive this thing to zero. You have to hunt the virus.

  3. President Barack Obama:

    You're going to dig into his proposals and how much they cost and what does it mean, and, you know, how does his tax policy work and he's subjected, then, to a rigor that hasn't happened yet.

  4. Mike Sinnett:

    We're working with customers and regulators around the world to restore faith in our industry and also to reaffirm our commitment to safety and to earning the trust of the flying public, the rigor and thoroughness in the design and testing that went into the MAX gives us complete confidence that the changes we're making will address any of these accidents.

  5. Danilo Astori:

    Macroeconomic policy will continue under the same criteria that we have had over the last 10 years, we will act with discipline and rigor to control the inflationary pressures that the country still has.

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