Definition of Rigidity:

  1. Relative stiffness of a material that allows it to resist bending, stretching, twisting or other deformation under a load. It is function of the materials modulus of elasticity (see Youngs modulus) and shape.

Synonyms of Rigidity

Abidingness, Absoluteness, Accuracy, Adamantness, Attention to fact, Care for truth, Changelessness, Concentration, Constancy, Correctness, Delicacy, Dourness, Durability, Durableness, Duration, Endurance, Exactitude, Exactness, Faithfulness, Faultlessness, Fidelity, Fineness, Firmness, Firmness of mind, Fixedness, Flawlessness, Flintiness, Frozenness, Fundamentalism, Grimness, Hard-bittenness, Hard-nosedness, Hardening, Hardness, Immobility, Immobilization, Immovability, Immovableness, Immutability, Implacability, Impliability, Inelasticity, Inertia, Inexorability, Inextricability, Inflexibility, Intransigeance, Intransigence, Intransigency, Intransigentism, Invariability, Invariableness, Inveteracy, Irreconcilability, Irremovability, Lastingness, Literalism, Literality, Literalness, Long standing, Loyalty, Mathematical precision, Meticulousness, Niceness, Nicety, Obduracy, Obdurateness, Obstinacy, Orthodoxy, Perfection, Permanence, Permanency, Perpetualness, Persistence, Persistency, Preciseness, Precisianism, Precision, Purism, Puritanism, Quiescence, Refinement, Relentlessness, Renitence, Renitency, Right, Rightness, Rigidness, Rigor, Rigorism, Rigorousness, Settledness, Severity, Solidity, Stability, Standing, Starchiness, Stasis, Staunchness, Steadfastness, Steadiness, Steeliness, Sternness, Stiff temper, Stiffness, Strictness, Stubbornness, Subtlety, Tautness, Tenseness, Tension, Tensity, Textualism, The letter, Tightness, Torpor, Toughness, Trueness, Unalterability, Unbendingness, Unchangeability, Unchangingness, Uncompromisingness, Ungivingness, Unmovability, Unrelentingness, Unyieldingness, Vis inertiae

How to use Rigidity in a sentence?

  1. The material had a lot of rigidity and it was hard for us to work with it, so we just gave up and left it.
  2. You should always know the rigidity of a project so you can figure out if you can tweak the plan if you need to.
  3. The rigidity of the new material allowed for a sturdier base in its role in building our new green deck.

Meaning of Rigidity & Rigidity Definition