Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The property of being rigorous, strictness.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality or state of being rigorous; severity without allowance or mitigation; strictness; exactness; rigor.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. something hard to endure
  • n. excessive sternness

Etymologies

rigorous +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)

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