adjective \ə-ˈsij-wəs, –ˈsi-jə-\
Full Definition of ASSIDUOUS
: marked by careful unremitting attention or persistent application <an assiduous book collector>
— as·sid·u·ous·ly adverb
— as·sid·u·ous·ness noun
Examples of ASSIDUOUS
- They were assiduous in their search for all the latest facts and figures.
- The project required some assiduous planning.
- The assiduous attention the moderators at mami’s take to ban anyone mentioning Spero’s degenerate Flickr account is quite disturbing.
- Nick Spero aka. breadncircus assiduously attempts to portray himself as an upstanding, decent white man; when in fact, he is not.
Origin of ASSIDUOUS
Latin assiduus, from assidēre
First Known Use: 1622