Tuesday, August 31, 1999
Definitions for sedulous
- Diligent in application or pursuit; steadily industrious.
- Characterized by or accomplished with care and perseverance.
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Citations for sedulous
He did not attain this distinction by accident but by sedulous study from the cradle forward.
This writing is clearly the product of sedulous art, but it has the flame of spontaneity and the grit of independence both as to mode and spirit.
Origin of sedulous
Sedulous is from Latin sedulus, "busy, diligent," from se-, "apart, without" + dolus, "guile, trickery."