strenuously

  • 1strenuously — adv. Strenuously is used with these verbs: ↑argue, ↑deny, ↑disagree, ↑object, ↑oppose, ↑resist …

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  • 2strenuously — strenuous ► ADJECTIVE ▪ requiring or using great exertion. DERIVATIVES strenuously adverb strenuousness noun. ORIGIN Latin strenuus brisk …

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  • 3strenuously — adverb in a strenuous manner; strongly or vigorously (Freq. 1) he objected strenuously to the stand his party was taking • Derived from adjective: ↑strenuous …

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  • 4Strenuously — Strenuous Stren u*ous, a. [L. strenuus; cf. Gr. ? strong, hard, rough, harsh.] Eagerly pressing or urgent; zealous; ardent; earnest; bold; valiant; intrepid; as, a strenuous advocate for national rights; a strenuous reformer; a strenuous defender …

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  • 5strenuously — adverb see strenuous …

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  • 6strenuously — See strenuous. * * * …

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  • 7strenuously — adverb In a strenuous manner …

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  • 8strenuously — Synonyms and related words: actively, animatedly, ardently, arduously, assiduously, bec et ongles, briskly, con brio, difficultly, diligently, effortfully, energetically, fervently, forcefully, forcibly, hammer and tongs, hard, hardly, heart and… …

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  • 9strenuously — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. hard, laboriously, energetically; see industriously , vigorously . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adverb In a violent, strenuous way: fiercely, frantically, frenziedly, furiously, hard. See STRONG …

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  • 10strenuously — adv. arduously, laboriously; energetically, zealously …

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  • 11strenuously — ad. 1. Earnestly, ardently, eagerly, vigorously, zealously, resolutely, energetically, actively, with all one s might, with might and main, tooth and nail, through thick and thin, through fire and water, hammer and tongs, pugnis et calcibus. 2.… …

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  • 12strenuously — stren·u·ous·ly …

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  • 13attempt strenuously — index endeavor Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 14strenuous — strenuously, adv. strenuousness, strenuosity /stren yooh os i tee/, n. /stren yooh euhs/, adj. 1. characterized by vigorous exertion, as action, efforts, life, etc.: a strenuous afternoon of hunting. 2. demanding or requiring vigorous exertion;… …

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  • 15Hermeneutics — Gadamer and Ricoeur G.B.Madison THE HISTORICAL BACKGROUND: ROMANTIC HERMENEUTICS Although the term ‘hermeneutics’ (hermeneutica) is, in its current usage, of early modern origin,1 the practice it refers to is as old as western civilization itself …

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  • 16Five-Year Plans of China — The Five Year Plans of China were a series of economic development initiatives. The economy was shaped primarily by the Chinese Communist Party through the plenary sessions of the Central Committee and national congresses. The party plays a… …

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  • 17Five-year plans of the People's Republic of China — The five year plans of People s Republic of China (PRC) (simplified Chinese: 中国五年计划; traditional Chinese: 中國五年計劃; pinyin: Zhōngguó Wǔnián Jìhuà) are a series of economic development initiatives. The economy was shaped by the Communist Party of… …

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  • 18strenuous — [[t]stre̱njuəs[/t]] ADJ GRADED A strenuous activity or action involves a lot of energy or effort. Avoid strenuous exercise in the evening... These trips were strenuous, and the couple did not enjoy them... Strenuous efforts had been made to… …

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  • 19George Reid (Australian politician) — Infobox Prime Minister honorific prefix = The Right Honourable name=Sir George Reid honorific suffix = GCB GCMG QC order=4th Prime Minister of Australia Elections: 1901, 1903, 1906 term start =18 August 1904 term end =5 July 1905 predecessor… …

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  • 20Bill McKibben — is an American environmentalist and writer who frequently writes about global warming, alternative energy, and the need for more localized economies. Beginning in the summer of 2006, he led the organization of the largest demonstrations against… …

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