/ rɪdʒəd /
stiff · strict
ETYM Latin rigidus, from rigere to be stiff or numb: cf. French rigide. Related to Rigor.
1. Incapable of or resistant to bending; SYN. stiff.
2. Incapable of compromise or flexibility; SYN. strict.
3. (Aeronautics) Designating an airship or dirigible having a form maintained by a stiff unyielding frame or structure.