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



    BrE BrE//ˈrɪɡərəsli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈrɪɡərəsli//
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  1. 1with a lot of attention to detail synonym thoroughly (2) Until the drug is rigorously tested we won't know its true value as a medicine.
  2. 2by strictly following particular rules or processes synonym strictly (1) The country's press is rigorously controlled.