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strenuous
used in Great Expectations

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energetic; or physically or mentally difficult or requiring endurance
  • I only know that I found myself, with a perseverance worthy of a much better cause, making the most strenuous exertions to compress it within those limits.
    Chapter 22 (40% in)

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