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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Characterized by care and perseverance in carrying out tasks adj. - Quietly and steadily persevering especially in detail or exactness.

Usage examples (31)
  • A diligent (or patient) worker
  • We must remain diligent and protect our freedom to read.
  • A diligent detective investigates all clues
  • But a goodly heritage has no worth save in diligent hands. for more
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