inelastically (part of speech: adverb)
rigidly (part of speech: adverb)
firmly, callously, stiffly, solidly
tightly (part of speech: adverb)
obstinately (part of speech: adverb)
- She held herself rigidly erect. - "When Egypt Went Broke", Holman Day.
- This strange comparison had entered her head as Iras stood rigidly erect, reading aloud in a shrill, high voice the Queen's command. - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
- Jack stood near the corner of the mantel- shelf, gazing rigidly, almost sullenly, into the fire. - "The New Rector", Stanley J. Weyman.