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assiduous
used in David Copperfield

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Definition diligent (showing care and persistent effort)
  • My occupation of Peggotty's spare-room put a constraint upon me, from which he was free: for, knowing how assiduously she attended on Mr. Barkis all day, I did not like to remain out late at night; whereas Steerforth, lying at the Inn, had nothing to consult but his own humour.
    Chapters 22-24 (1% in)

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