Rigidness vs. Rigidity

By Jaxson

  • Rigidness (noun)


  • Rigidity (noun)

    The quality or state of being rigid; want of pliability; the quality of resisting change of form; the amount of resistance with which a body opposes change of form.

  • Rigidity (noun)

    Stiffness of appearance or manner; want of ease or elegance.

  • Rigidity (noun)

    stickiness (of prices/wages etc.). Describing the tendency of prices and money wages to adjust to changes in the economy with a certain delay.

  • Rigidity (noun)

    inability to be to bent or be forced out of shape

    “the tough substance that gives plants their rigidity”

  • Rigidity (noun)

    inability to be changed or adapted

    “the rigidity of the school system”

  • Rigidity (noun)

    unwillingness to be adaptable in outlook, belief, or response

    “there was a regrettable rigidity in this decision”

Oxford Dictionary

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