assiduous

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  • You have seen him to-night and his assiduous attention to another woman. Cited from Before the Dawn, by Joseph Alexander Altsheler
  • You have been most assiduous in your efforts to force the secret from me. Cited from The Hollow of Her Hand, George Barr McCutcheon
  • By assiduous industry for nine straight hours, we finished him after a fashion. Cited from Hunting with the Bow and Arrow, by Saxton Pope
  • He has been assiduous in his duty, and has been threatened several times. Cited from The Story of a Dark Plot, by A.L.O. C. and W.W. Smith
  • In winter assiduous search at the base of the native trees completed my collection. Cited from Social Life in the Insect World, by J. H. Fabre
  • Few men spent more hours in the twenty-four in assiduous labor. Cited from Life and Public Services of John Quincy Adams, by William H. Seward
  • Twenty years of assiduous service do not gain us any consideration from them. Cited from Amphitryon, A play by Moliere, Tr. by Waller
  • There is more bad than good work produced in consequence of the assiduous following of models. Cited from The Principles of Success in Literature, by George Henry Lewes
  • Young man, if you wish to be respected, you must be more assiduous. Cited from English Grammar in Familiar Lectures, by Samuel Kirkham
  • One might almost suppose that he suspected him, so close and assiduous was his assistance. Cited from In Luck at Last, by Walter Besant
  • I was now partly under the management of one of the company, who seemed very assiduous to serve me. Cited from Voyages and Travels, Vol. XV, by Robert Kerr
  • It required constant and most assiduous attention to keep her in good temper. Cited from My Friend Smith, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • We, on our side, were no less assiduous in preparations for another battle. Cited from With the British Army in The Holy Land, by Henry Osmond Lock
  • So had my friend and his assiduous darkey when they came in and reported twenty fish. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, October, 1877, Vol. XX. No. 118, by Various
  • In his capacity of mayor he was fairly assiduous in his attention to his duties. Cited from The Story of the Upper Canada Rebellion, Vol. 1, by John Charles Dent
  • His ill- health, his dark humor, his assiduous labor, separated him from society. Cited from The Red Lily, by Anatole France, v1
  • It was a life passed in the constant and assiduous practice of the law. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 11, No. 63, January, 1863, by Various
  • He was still observed to be most assiduous in the pursuit of commercial knowledge. Cited from Famous Americans of Recent Times, by James Parton
  • Faith, from the moment she was permitted, was assiduous by the bed-side of her father. Cited from The Lost Hunter, by John Turvill Adams
  • The young men were all eyes, assiduous in their service to the girls, but speaking seldom. Cited from The Man of the Forest, by Zane Grey
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