What does rigorous mean?

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ˈrɪg ər əsrig·or·ous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rigorous, strict(adj)

    rigidly accurate; allowing no deviation from a standard

    "rigorous application of the law"; "a strict vegetarian"

  2. rigorous, stringent, tight(adj)

    demanding strict attention to rules and procedures

    "rigorous discipline"; "tight security"; "stringent safety measures"

GCIDE

  1. Rigorous(a.)

    (Mathematics, Logic) Adhering scrupulously and exactly to accepted principles; hence, logically valid; as, a rigorous proof.

  2. Origin: [F. rigoureux, LL. rigorosus. See Rigor.]

Wiktionary

  1. rigorous(Adjective)

    Manifesting, exercising, or favoring rigour; allowing no abatement or mitigation; scrupulously accurate; exact; strict; severe; relentless; as, a rigorous officer of justice; a rigorous execution of law; a rigorous definition or demonstration.

  2. rigorous(Adjective)

    Severe; intense; inclement; as, a rigorous winter.

  3. rigorous(Adjective)

    Violent.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rigorous(adj)

    manifesting, exercising, or favoring rigor; allowing no abatement or mitigation; scrupulously accurate; exact; strict; severe; relentless; as, a rigorous officer of justice; a rigorous execution of law; a rigorous definition or demonstration

  2. Rigorous(adj)

    severe; intense; inclement; as, a rigorous winter

  3. Rigorous(adj)

    violent

  4. Origin: [F. rigoureux, LL. rigorosus. See Rigor.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rigorous in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rigorous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of rigorous in a Sentence

  1. Mark Daniels:

    The work is very rigorous.

  2. Tony Visconti:

    He's in fine health, he's just made a very rigorous album.

  3. Pamela Robey:

    The problem is, these studies have really not been that rigorous.

  4. Lena Reimann:

    If rigorous climate change mitigation is pursued as planned under the Paris Agreement.

  5. Todd Paglia:

    No other manufacturer has adopted such a rigorous policy with such reach around the world.

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