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  • She was diligent at Red Cross work.
  • During her three years of library work several men showed diligent interest in her—the treasurer of a fur-manufacturing firm, a teacher, a newspaper reporter, and a petty railroad official.
  • By diligent consultation of American fiction she discovered that this was the only virile and amusing manner in which boys could function; that boys who were not compounded of the gutter and the mining-camp were mollycoddles and unhappy.
  • Raymie was diligent and rather strong.
  • She had a hen-like, crumb-pecking, diligent appearance.

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  • She’s the kind of diligent worker we want to hire.
  • A diligent detective investigates all clues.

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