Definition of 'assiduous'
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It was a tribute to her assiduous political work. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The beautifully written catalogue based on her own assiduous research was the first of many. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Other ministers are no less assiduous. Times, Sunday Times (2007)If people have no intention of taking out fresh loans, they are less assiduous in paying off existing ones. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I certainly wasn't an assiduous student. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He was also an assiduous student, though after he was expelled from his seminary and became a Marxist revolutionary the downhill road was steep. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Trends of 'assiduous'
Used Occasionally. assiduous is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'assiduous'
British English: assiduous ADJECTIVE
Someone who is assiduous works hard or does things very thoroughly.
...an assiduous student.
Definition of assiduous from the Collins English Dictionary
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