rigid  

  • Pronunciation of rigid: R IH1 JH AH0 D ('rɪdʒɪd)

  • Number of syllables of rigid: 2

  • Pronunciation Video of rigid

  • Definition of rigid

    • (s): incapable of or resistant to bending; "a rigid strip of metal"; "a table made of rigid plastic"; "a palace guardsman stiff as a poker"  
    • (a): designating an airship or dirigible having a form maintained by a stiff unyielding frame or structure  
    • (s): incapable of adapting or changing to meet circumstances; "a rigid disciplinarian"; "an inflexible law"; "an unbending will to dominate"  
    • (s): fixed and unmoving; "with eyes set in a fixed glassy stare"; "his bearded face already has a set hollow look"- Connor Cruise O''Brien; "a face rigid with pain"  
    • (s): incapable of compromise or flexibility  
  • Examples of rigid

    • A symmetric top rigid rotor has the unperturbed eigenstates.  
    • He was rigid and had a character of asperity.  
    • The difficult mission is the reason for the rigid training.  
    • The patient is rigid, with the teeth clenched.  
    • The vertical, rigid proboscis is shorter than the head.  
    • A rigid type endoscope comprises an ocular and a rigid optic tube.  
    • The body of the gaiter is preferably rigid.  
    • Also, the writing is too rigid, it lacks chutzpah.  
    • Also, the writing is too rigid and dark.  
    • The web connects the relatively rigid members.  

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