French translation of rigid
- [object, substance, structure]
to be rigid with fear
être paralysé(e) par la peurto be bored rigid (informal)
s'ennuyer comme un rat mort (inf)
- (= strict) [control, discipline, principle, routine, rules, laws, system]
- (= inflexible) [person, views, attitudes]
Example Sentences Including 'rigid'
An establishment like this has to be run on very rigid lines, otherwise we'd have chaos.The Endless Game
You see -- Peter was a nice boy, a pleasant English schoolboy, with rigid ideas.Double Deceit
I lay there rigid , making sure that no part of my body touched any part of hers.THE EXECUTION (2002)
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Translation of rigid from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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