Pronunciation of Sedulous
/sˈɛdjʊləs/, /sˈɛdjʊləs/, /s_ˈɛ_d_j_ʊ_l_ə_s/
Synonyms for sedulous:
single-minded, unflinching, determined, dedicated, stout, stoutly, tough-minded, strong-willed, overambitious, insistent, unstoppable, hard-working, unwavering, undeterred, vaulting, bullheaded, persevering, unbowed, purposeful, resolved, pertinacious, unbroken, hell-bent, resolute, ambitious, heroic, relentless, dogged, strong-minded, steely, intent, efficient, aspiring, indomitable, driven, persistent, would-be, uncompromising, earnest, strenuous, bookish, unswerving.
Other synonyms and related words:
laborious, competitive, single-minded, working, unwavering, efficient, tough-minded, resolute, pertinacious, unbroken, Overworked, dogged, aspiring, relentless, strenuous, persistent, diligent, stern, steely, untiring, persevering, unstoppable, earnest, determined, unswerving, strong, hot, engaged, tenacious, tied up, unflinching, resolved, studious, overambitious, strong-willed, hard-working, iron, businesslike, enthusiastic, driven, intent, insistent, firm, unrelenting, dedicated, ambitious, aggressive, indomitable, robust, heroic, vaulting.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Usage examples for sedulous:
- After her first half- sly, half- sedulous regard of him, she would look away; her face then wore a soft and melancholy expression; she appeared very sad. - "A Man and His Money", Frederic Stewart Isham.
- During the days that elapsed before " Hornton Street, Wednesday" he considered a certain matter with sedulous care. - "The Dweller on the Threshold", Robert Smythe Hichens.