Part of speech:
Characterized by earnest, steady effort; hardworking; diligent
Done or proceeding through to the end; omitting nothing; complete
Conscientious is defined as acting in a way that is very thorough and careful.
The definition of purposeful is having a use, or showing determination to achieve a specific aim.
Having or showing a fixed, firm purpose; determined; resolved; unwavering
A large stagecoach.
Persevering and constant in effort or application; assiduous.
Acting or working in a thoughtful, painstaking way
Characteristic of a tireless person; continuing, persistent, etc.
Being in physical motion:
The variety of this activity in which a person is engaged:
The quality or fact of being sedulous
Eager; enthusiastic; much interested
Having the mind and will focused on a specific purpose:
Not easily excited or upset:
Remaining steady in affections or loyalties; faithful
The definition of involved is complicated or confusing, or participating in, or connected with a close relationship.
The definition of careless is not paying proper attention to detail or not taking care to do something well enough or correctly.
Characterized by or sustaining much activity:
Paying close attention; mindful.
That cannot be tired out; not yielding to fatigue; untiring
Showing great attention or concern to another:
Persistent application or diligence; unflagging effort.
The act of dealing with something or someone; treatment:
Perseverance is persistence in sticking to a plan.
Excessive zeal; fanaticism.
Not particularly good or bad, large or small, right or wrong, etc.; fair, average, etc.
(Law) Acting with or done through negligence.
Sluggish; dull; slow
Not affecting the plane of polarized light: said of some isomers of certain optically active crystalline substances
A recompense, as for a service rendered; fee; compensation
Not stopping, relaxing, or slackening; incessant; persistent
Stubbornly persevering; tenacious:
Characterized by or given to delay or slowness:
Holding tenaciously or stubbornly to a purpose, opinion, or course of action:
- Industrious suggests habitual devotion to one's work or activity an industrious salesclerk
- Sedulous implies unremitting devotion to a task until the goal is reached a sedulous investigation of the crime
- Assiduous suggests painstaking, persevering preoccupation with some task assiduous study
- Diligent implies persevering and careful attention, usually to a particular task, and often connotes enjoyment in the task a diligent student of music
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