Pronunciation of Assiduous
/ɐsˈɪdjuːəs/, /ɐsˈɪdjuːəs/, /ɐ_s_ˈɪ_d_j_uː_ə_s/
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Sense 2 (noun)
Usage examples for assiduous:
- Before the wondering questions in his eyes the assiduous secretary made haste to enlighten him. - "The Mardi Gras Mystery", H. Bedford-Jones.
- He was assiduous and respectful; but he wisely abstained from pressing for an immediate decision, and trusted to reflection and to Aunt Becky's good offices; and knew that his gold would operate by its own slow, but sure, gravitation. - "The House by the Church-Yard", J. Sheridan Le Fanu.
- Madame de Saint- Simon could not avoid becoming assiduous in her attendance as soon as the peril appeared, but she never would yield to the instances of M. le Duc and Madame la Duchesse d'Orleans, who, with all the household; wished her to sleep in the chamber allotted to her, and which she never put foot in, not even during the day. - "The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 13 And His Court and of The Regency", Duc de Saint-Simon.