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verb (used with or without object), ri·gid·i·fied, ri·gid·i·fy·ing.
  1. to make or become rigid.
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Origin of rigidify

First recorded in 1835–45; rigid + -ify
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Related Words for rigidify

stiffen, toughen, narrow, settle, set, stabilize, install, secure, cramp, strain, close, strangle, screw, stretch, fix, condense, crush, tauten, congeal, grip

British Dictionary definitions for rigidify


verb -fies, -fying or -fied
  1. to make or become rigid
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