cogency, validity, rigor, rigour(noun)
the quality of being valid and rigorous
asperity, grimness, hardship, rigor, rigour, severity, severeness, rigorousness, rigourousness(noun)
something hard to endure
"the asperity of northern winters"
severity, severeness, harshness, rigor, rigour, rigorousness, rigourousness, inclemency, hardness, stiffness(noun)
"severity of character"; "the harshness of his punishment was inhuman"; "the rigors of boot camp"
A harsh or severe experience.
A trembling or shivering response.
Character of being unyielding or inflexible.
Higher level of difficulty.
An abbreviated form of rigour mortis.
Rigour or rigor has a number of meanings in relation to intellectual life and discourse. These are separate from public and political applications with their suggestion of laws enforced to the letter, or political absolutism.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rig′ur, n. the quality of being rigid or severe: stiffness of opinion or temper: strictness: exactness: violence: relentlessness: severity of climate: (med., spelt Rigor; see above).—adj. Rig′orous, exercising rigour: allowing no abatement: marked by severity: harsh: scrupulously accurate: very severe.—adv. Rig′orously.—ns. Rig′orousness; Rig′ourism (R.C.), the opposite of Probalilism; Rig′ourist, a person of strict principles: a purist. [L. rigor—rigēre.]
The numerical value of rigour in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of rigour in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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