Definition of rigidly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈrɪdʒɪdli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈrɪdʒɪdli//
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  1. 1(sometimes disapproving) in a very strict way that is difficult to change The speed limit must be rigidly enforced.
  2. 2(often disapproving) in a way that shows that somebody is not willing to change their ideas or behaviour Jim was sticking rigidly to his point.
  3. 3without bending or moving She stared rigidly ahead.