assiduity


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steady attention and effort, as to one's occupation

Synonyms for assiduity

great and constant diligence and attention

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I had half a mind to ask him point blank whether he, at least, didn't know why Falk, a notoriously unsociable man, had taken to visiting his ship with such assiduity.
It is unnecessary to dwell on the impression which the charms of Inez produced on the soldier, or to delay the tale in order to write a wire-drawn account of the progressive influence that elegance of deportment, manly beauty, and undivided assiduity and intelligence were likely to produce on the sensitive mind of a romantic, warm- hearted, and secluded girl of sixteen.
Mrs Clennam and Jeremiah had exchanged a look; and had then looked, and looked still, at Affery, who sat mending the stocking with great assiduity.
The Artful, meantime, who was of a rather saturnine disposition, and seldom gave way to merriment when it interfered with business, rifled Oliver's pockets with steady assiduity.
He had fished with assiduity on the previous evening, but the light was short, and he had fished unsuccessfully.
The first ray of light which illumines the gloom, and converts into a dazzling brilliancy that obscurity in which the earlier history of the public career of the immortal Pickwick would appear to be involved, is derived from the perusal of the following entry in the Transactions of the Pickwick Club, which the editor of these papers feels the highest pleasure in laying before his readers, as a proof of the careful attention, indefatigable assiduity, and nice discrimination, with which his search among the multifarious documents confided to him has been conducted.
Nell immediately applied herself with great assiduity to the decoration and preparation of the room, and had the satisfaction of completing her task, and dressing herself neatly, before the beloved of the Royal Family came down to breakfast.
I was very pleased with this appointment and looking forward to working with the dedicated team of Towers Rotana with an assiduity to provide the best, especially with the upcoming projects from the launching of the final phase of the refurbished apartments to the new pool lounge and much more," Nahas commented.
The event comes within the Enaya's constant assiduity to keep up with what's new in the world of comfort and beauty.
Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al-Khalifa commended their dedicated efforts and assiduity which enabled them to graduate with merit from the UK Defence Academy.
For Vincent, work became an obligation that was mainly related to assiduity and discipline.
She argues that this corporate mythology served capitalist needs "by promoting worker assiduity, loyalty, and deference.
The Saudi monarch displayed his legendary "will-to-power," which he practiced with assiduity, aware that an alliance could not behave as if it were a mere collective security system.
The results indicated that increasing of communication skills of individual need to train, practice and assiduity.
One can only admire the care and assiduity accorded these relics of a once-flourishing musical culture, on occasion retrieved with the aid of infrared or computer imaging technology.