sedulous Meaning, Definition & Usage
adjective satellite marked by care and persistent effort
- her assiduous attempts to learn French
- assiduous research
- sedulous pursuit of legal and moral principles
Diligent in application or pursuit; constant, steady, and persevering in business, or in endeavors to effect an object; steadily industrious; assiduous; as, the. sedulousbee
What signifies the sound of words in prayer, without the affection of the heart, and a sedulous application of the proper means that may naturally lead us to such an end? L'Estrange.
Syn. -- Assiduous; diligent; industrious; laborious; unremitting; untiring; unwearied; persevering.-- Sed"u*lous*ly, adv. -- Sed"u*lous*ness, n.