adverb see assiduous

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  • assiduously — adv. Assiduously is used with these verbs: ↑avoid, ↑court, ↑cultivate, ↑work …   Collocations dictionary

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

  • assiduously — adverb with care and persistence she worked assiduously on the senior thesis • Derived from adjective: ↑assiduous …   Useful english dictionary

  • Assiduously — 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.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • assiduously — See assiduous. * * * …   Universalium

  • assiduously — adverb In an assiduous manner …   Wiktionary

  • assiduously — adv. diligently, persistently …   English contemporary dictionary

  • assiduously — as·sid·u·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • assiduously — See: assiduous …   English dictionary

  • 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 …   Universalium

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