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Correct spelling:
rigorous
Definition:
Stern or sever; as rigorous discipline; exact; strict; as, rigorous honesty.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
rigorous, strict.
correct
undistorted, stoner, dead on, unmistaken, righteous, on track, free of error, cooking with gas, on target, on the beam, right as rain.
economical
spartan.
effortful
effortful.
exigent
superincumbent.
fastidious
flawless, accurate, scrupulous, punctilious, picky, priggish, exacting, Qualmish, epicurean, perspicacious, precise, mincing, careful, prudish, methodical, discriminating, discerning, correct, conscientious, persnickety, proper, squeamish, prim, critical, severe, particular, delicate, hypercritical, fussy, fastidious, diligent, finicky, demanding, literal, choosy, dainty, meticulous.
hard
harder, coldblooded, Toilful, uphill battle, Operose, hardboiled, hard as nails, Difficile.
precise
right, precise, definite, meticulous, correct, accurate, proper, exact, strict.
severe
demanding, censorious, ascetic, raw, meticulous, intense, cool, acrimonious, dour, inflexible, severe, crisp, harsh, bleak, rigid, imperial, correct, strait-laced, authoritarian, gruff, stark, icy, brisk, cutting, stern, short, critical, keen, hidebound, draconian, uncompromising, puritanical, intolerant, brusque, piquant, strict, abrupt, grim, oppressive, astringent, dry, acute, caustic, frosty, tart, austere, stringent, disciplined, sharp, spare, chilly, relentless, obstinate, basic, exacting, prudish, obdurate, blunt, precise, unbending, lean, stiff-necked, curt, fundamental, unsparing, spartan, acerbic.
severe; exact
harsh, rugged, austere, accurate, meticulous, unpermissive, bitter, strict, stern, inclement, ascetic, exacting, inflexible, right, stringent, intemperate, correct, oppressive, proper, hard, precise, uncompromising, rigid, burdensome, nice, stiff, dogmatic, onerous, ironhanded, brutal, definite, scrupulous, punctilious.
veridical
veridical.
noun
exact
dogmatic.
rigorous
demanding, cruel, exact, harsh, unkind, tight, brutal, strict, hard, stringent.
Examples of usage:
  1. Rigorous cutting back, so as to cause branching joints and fruit spurs, should be practiced annually. – Success With Small Fruits by E. P. Roe
  2. And looking back upon her rigorous treatment of Puddock, recorded in past chapters of this tale, I think I can now refer it all to its true source. – The House by the Church-Yard by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
  3. He was subjected to a rigorous examination. – Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave, Written by Himself by Henry Bibb
  4. " I'm sworn to rigorous virtue," he replied solemnly. – The Brown Study by Grace S. Richmond

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