Rigour - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈrɪɡər|  American pronunciation of the word rigour
Brit.  |ˈrɪɡə|  British pronunciation of the word rigour

noun

- the quality of being valid and rigorous (syn: cogency, rigor, validity)
- something hard to endure (syn: asperity, grimness, hardship, rigor, rigorousness, rigourousness, severeness, severity)
- excessive sternness (syn: hardness, harshness, inclemency, rigor, rigorousness, rigourousness, severeness, severity, stiffness)

Examples

Their research seems to me to be lacking in rigour.

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