Definition of over-rigorous in English:

over-rigorous

adjective

  • Excessively rigorous; too harsh.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Richard Hooker (1554–1600), theologian and philosopher. From over- + rigorous.

Pronunciation

over-rigorous

/ˌəʊvəˈrɪɡ(ə)rəs/