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divorcement

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disjunction, disjuncture, Disseverance, Disseverment, disunion, severance, partition, detachment, parting, separation.
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Correct spelling:
rigid
Definition:
Rigidity

Synonyms:

adjective
all
strict, rigid, stiff.
bony
ossified.
close-minded
unpersuadable.
difficult
irritable, not easy, painful, Operose, fractious, bearish, Difficile, strenuous, hard-won, upstream, effortful, oafish, no picnic, galling, unaccommodating, unamenable, hard to please, up-stream, easier said than done, backbreaker, immense.
doctrinaire
dictative, doctrinaire, stiff-necked.
extreme
extreme, overkill, egregious, extra ordinary, out and out, out of proportion.
flinty
flinty, steely.
hard
firm, hard, hard-bitten, callous, harder, solid, stiff.
hard-bitten
hardbitten, Hard-handed, hardhanded.
inelastic
inflexible, Inductile, firm, unyielding, inextensible, inelastic, unalterable, immovable, stiff.
just
rightful, non-discriminatory, non-partisan, ethical, nondiscriminatory, condign, uncolored.
no-nonsense
no nonsense.
obstinate
bigoted, resolute, hidebound, stubborn, contrary, tenacious, inflexible, brass-bound, mulish, adamant, inelastic, pertinacious, bull-headed, hardheaded, unbendable, Pig-headed, uncompromising, obstinate, obdurate, hard-nosed, bovine, unyielding.
ossified
fossilized.
precise
clear cut, accurate, Stickling.
prescriptive
prescriptive.
reactionary
old-line, old line, obscurantist, counter-revolutionary, mossbacked, regressive, counterrevolutionary, standpat, oldline.
regimented
governed.
resolute
single-minded.
rocklike
hard.
sectarian
factional, small town, non-conformist, cliquish.
severe
brusque, acerbic, uncompromising, stark, tart, stern, demanding, strait-laced, puritanical, ascetic, basic, censorious, obdurate, critical, keen, stiff-necked, severe, crisp, intense, abrupt, imperial, chilly, dour, frosty, caustic, fundamental, prudish, oppressive, strict, blunt, draconian, raw, obstinate, acrimonious, short, inflexible, gruff, icy, correct, harsh, curt, spartan, brisk, stringent, exacting, hidebound, spare, grim, piquant, unbending, austere, cool, meticulous, acute, intolerant, precise, rigorous, dry, disciplined, bleak, astringent, cutting, relentless, iron-handed, authoritarian, lean, sharp, unsmiling.
single-minded
Undesigning, singleminded.
stiff, strict, severe
harsh, unchanging, chiseled, uncompromising, adamantine, obdurate, austere, tough nut to crack, Incompliant, definite, exact, static, inelastic, set in stone, changeless, unalterable, invariable, dead set, hard, set, stringent, fixed, adamant, stern, unbreakable, inflexible, unyielding, unrelenting, single-minded, unmoving, unbending, locked in, determined, inexorable, intransigent, bullheaded, rigorous, unpermissive, undeviating, firm, hard-line, strait-laced, solid.
tight
tight, close-fitting, stiff, taut, firm, dense, skintight, tense, secure, snug.
uniform
well-proportioned, well-balanced, of a piece.
unoriginal
conventional.
unrelenting
Hard-headed.
unresponsive
frigid.
veridical
veridical.
wooden
Unhandy.
noun
rigid
set, unmoving, nonmoving, stiff, semirigid, strict, unbending, intolerant, inflexible, fixed, unadaptable.
stiff
unbreakable.
strict
definite, exact.
Examples of usage:
  1. Therefore, to descend from theory to practice, I see no alternative but to draw a rigid line between civil and religious marriages. – An Outline of Sexual Morality by Kenneth Ingram
  2. His face was ghastly pale, but his thin lips were set firmly together and his features rigid with determination. – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  3. Lisbeth, as rigid as a statue, watched the group with a superior smile on her lips. – Cousin Betty by Honore de Balzac
  4. A new and wondering interest held them rigid. – Baree, Son of Kazan by James Oliver Curwood
  5. His body became rigid as he tumbled through the hatch. – Treachery in Outer Space by Carey Rockwell and Louis Glanzman

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