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rigor
(n)
RIG-ǝr
Meaning

1. strictness

1st Sample Sentence

1. In his remarks before sentencing, the judge said: "The public expects that those who are convicted of terrorism will be punished with the utmost rigor."

2nd Meaning

2. discipline

2nd Sample Sentence

2. The argument of your essay is very interesting, but your evidence and reasoning lack rigor.

Root

rigere (to be stiff) (Latin)

Antonyms

negligence

Mnemonics

Rigor as in Hindi. You are washing clothes ragar ragar karke. Rigor (severity of work)

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