assiduousness

  • 1 assiduousness — index diligence (perseverance), effort, industry (activity) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 assiduousness — noun Conscientious and unremitting diligence. Finding that his health was failing, because of the assiduousness which a proper discharge of the duties of the position demanded the year round, he acquainted the President with his desire to… …

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  • 3 assiduousness — assiduous ► ADJECTIVE ▪ showing great care and perseverance. DERIVATIVES assiduously adverb assiduousness noun. ORIGIN Latin assiduus, from assidere sit by …

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  • 4 Assiduousness — Assiduous As*sid u*ous, a. [L. assiduus, fr. assid?re to sit near or close; ad + sed[=e]re to sit. See {Sit}.] 1. Constant in application or attention; devoted; attentive; unremitting. [1913 Webster] She grows more assiduous in her attendance.… …

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  • 5 assiduousness — noun see assiduous …

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  • 6 assiduousness — See assiduously. * * * …

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  • 7 assiduousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Steady attention and effort, as to one s occupation: application, assiduity, diligence, industriousness, industry, sedulousness. See INDUSTRIOUS …

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  • 8 assiduousness — n. diligence, industriousness, persistence …

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  • 9 assiduousness — n. See assiduity …

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  • 10 assiduousness — as·sid·u·ous·ness …

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  • 11 assiduousness — noun great and constant diligence and attention • Syn: ↑assiduity, ↑concentration • Derivationally related forms: ↑concentrate (for: ↑concentration), ↑assiduous, ↑assiduous …

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  • 12 application — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. diligence, assiduity; suitability, relevancy; form, blank. See request, relation, attention, use. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Use] Syn. employment, utilization, use, purpose; see use 1 , 2 . 2. [Close… …

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  • 13 diligence — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. application, industry, assiduity, activity; stagecoach (see vehicle). See attention. Ant., laziness, disregard. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. assiduity, industry, perseverance, persistence, application,… …

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  • 14 Activity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Activity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 activity activity Sgm: N 1 briskness briskness liveliness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 animation animation life vivacity spirit dash energy …

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  • 15 assiduous — adjective Etymology: Latin assiduus, from assidēre Date: 1622 marked by careful unremitting attention or persistent application < an assiduous book collector > < tended her garden with assiduous attention > Synonyms: see busy • …

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  • 16 William Harvey — For other people named William Harvey, see William Harvey (disambiguation). William Harvey William Harvey Born …

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  • 17 Religion in Carthage — See also Religions of the Ancient Near East The foundation of Carthage at the end of the ninth century B.C. encouraged the more permanent establishment in the Western Mediterranean of members of the Phoenician pantheon. No longer did merchants… …

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  • 18 Dona Torr — Dona Ruth Anne Torr (28 April, 1883 – 1957) was a British Marxist historian, and a major influence on the Communist Party Historians Group. Aside from her translations of many Marxist classics into English, she is perhaps best known for her… …

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  • 19 Diligence — A Russian medal awarded for diligence and zeal For other uses, see Diligence (disambiguation). Diligence is steadfast application, assiduousness and industry the virtue of hard work rather than the sin of careless sloth. Diligent behaviour is… …

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  • 20 assiduous — assiduously, adv. assiduousness, n. /euh sij ooh euhs/, adj. 1. constant; unremitting: assiduous reading. 2. constant in application or effort; working diligently at a task; persevering; industrious; attentive: an assiduous student. [1530 40; < L …

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