- Rigorously is defined as done in a very strict, hard, severe or intense way.
An example of something done rigorously is a workout regime that consists of three hours at the gym per day.
(comparative more rigorously, superlative most rigorously)
- In a rigorous manner.
rigorous + -ly
Variant of rigorous
- very strict or harsh: a rigorous rule, master, etc.
- very severe or sharp: a rigorous climate
- rigidly precise; thoroughly accurate or exact: rigorous scholarship
Origin of rigorousOld French ; from Medieval Latin rigorosus