hardworking
hardworking hard"work`ing adj. 1. habitually working diligently and for long hours.

Syn: industrious, tireless, untiring. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • hardworking — index diligent, painstaking, sedulous Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • hardworking — [härd′wʉr΄kiŋ] adj. diligent; industrious: also written hard working …   English World dictionary

  • hardworking — [[t]hɑ͟ː(r)dwɔ͟ː(r)kɪŋ[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you describe someone as hardworking, you mean that they work very hard. He was hardworking and energetic …   English dictionary

  • hardworking — adjective characterized by hard work and perseverance (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑industrious, ↑tireless, ↑untiring • Similar to: ↑diligent • Derivationally related forms: ↑tirelessness …   Useful english dictionary

  • hardworking — /hahrd werr king/, adj. industrious; zealous: a hardworking family man. [1765 75; HARD + WORKING] * * * …   Universalium

  • hardworking — adjective Date: 1772 industrious, diligent …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hardworking — adjective Of a person, taking their work seriously and doing it well and rapidly …   Wiktionary

  • hardworking — Synonyms and related words: ardent, assiduous, diligent, drudging, energetic, fervent, grinding, grubbing, hard, indefatigable, industrious, laboring, laborious, never idle, pegging, plodding, plugging, relentless, sedulous, slaving, sleepless,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hardworking — adj. diligent, industrious …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hardworking — /ˈhadwɜkɪŋ/ (say hahdwerking) adjective industrious; diligent. Also, hard working …   Australian English dictionary

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