noun. ['ˈstɪfnəs'] the physical property of being inflexible and hard to bend.
Words that Rhyme with Stiffness
Example sentences of the word stiffness
1. Noun, singular or mass
But our pets can suffer from the joint stiffness and pain the same as we can.
Quotes containing the word stiffness
1. No, women like you don't write. They carve onion sculptures and potato statues. They sit in dark corners and braid their hair in new shapes and twists in order to control the stiffness, the unruliness, the rebelliousness.
- Edwidge Danticat, Krik? Krak!
noun. ['ˈstɪfnəs'] the property of moving with pain or difficulty.
noun. ['ˈstɪfnəs'] excessive sternness.
- good weather
noun. ['ˈstɪfnəs'] the inelegance of someone stiff and unrelaxed (as by embarrassment).
noun. ['ˈstɪfnəs'] firm resoluteness in purpose or opinion or action.
- firmness of purpose