toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

sedulous
used in Leaves of Grass

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
marked by care and persistent effort
  • Land of unprecedented faith, God's faith, Thy soil, thy very subsoil, all upheav'd, The general inner earth so long so sedulously draped over, now hence for what it is boldly laid bare, Open'd by thee to heaven's light for benefit or bale.
    Book 31 — Thou Mother with Thy Equal Brood.... (75% in)

There are no more uses of "sedulous" in Leaves of Grass.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®