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scrupulous
used in Lonesome Dove

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Definition
careful to behave ethically and/or diligently (with great care and attention to detail)
  • July took it as a criticism of his work, which he felt he had done scrupulously.
    Chapters 99-100 (17% in)
scrupulously = carefully with attention to detail
  • A few would get so scared they had to back out of the whole business— though they always scrupulously paid her and apologized and made excuses.
    Chapters 13-14 (26% in)

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