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assiduous
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

3 uses
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Definition
diligent (showing care and persistent effort)
  • It is true, between ourselves, that M. de Morcerf is one of the most assiduous peers at the Luxembourg, a general renowned for theory, but a most mediocre amateur of art.
    Chapters 41-42 (12% in)
  • At this moment the door of the minister's box opened, and Madame Danglars, accompanied by her daughter, entered, escorted by Lucien Debray, who assiduously conducted them to their seats.
    Chapters 53-54 (10% in)
  • Meanwhile M. Cavalcanti the elder had returned to his service, not in the army of his majesty the Emperor of Austria, but at the gaming-table of the baths of Lucca, of which he was one of the most assiduous courtiers.
    Chapters 75-76 (53% in)

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