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rigorous
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The House of Mirth
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rigorous
Used in
The House of Mirth
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  • You must give me time—time to think of your kindness—and of what I could give you in return for it——" She held out her hand with a charming gesture in which dismissal was shorn of its rigour.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: we follow a rigorous procedure
as in: a rigorous math class
as in: rigorous enforcement
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