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stu·di·ous

 (sto͞o′dē-əs, styo͞o′-)
adj.
1.
a. Given to diligent study: a quiet, studious child.
b. Relating to, suggestive of, or conducive to study: studious habits; a studious manner; studious seculsion.
2. Marked by steady attention and effort; assiduous: made a studious attempt to fix the television set.
3. Giving or evincing careful regard; heedful: "The major ... was very studious of his appearance" (H.E. Bates).

[Middle English, from Latin studiōsus, from studium, eagerness; see study.]

stu′di·ous·ly adv.
stu′di·ous·ness n.

studious

(ˈstjuːdɪəs)
adj
1. given to study
2. of a serious, thoughtful, and hard-working character
3. showing deliberation, care, or precision
[C14: from Latin studiōsus devoted to, from studium assiduity]
ˈstudiously adv
ˈstudiousness n

stu•di•ous

(ˈstu di əs, ˈstyu-)

adj.
1. disposed or given to diligent study.
2. concerned with or pertaining to study: studious interests.
3. zealous, assiduous, or painstaking: studious care.
4. carefully planned; studied.
5. devoted to or favorable for study.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin studiōsus=studi(um) (see study) + -ōsus -ous]
stu′di•ous•ly, adv.
stu′di•ous•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.studious - marked by care and effort; "made a studious attempt to fix the television set"
careful - exercising caution or showing care or attention; "they were careful when crossing the busy street"; "be careful to keep her shoes clean"; "did very careful research"; "careful art restorers"; "careful of the rights of others"; "careful about one's behavior"
2.studious - characterized by diligent study and fondness for reading; "a bookish farmer who always had a book in his pocket"; "a quiet studious child"
scholarly - characteristic of scholars or scholarship; "scholarly pursuits"; "a scholarly treatise"; "a scholarly attitude"

studious

adjective
2. intent, attentive, watchful, listening, concentrating, careful, regardful He had a look of studious concentration on his face.
intent indifferent, careless, negligent, inattentive
3. deliberate, planned, conscious, calculated, considered, studied, designed, thoughtful, intentional, wilful, purposeful, premeditated, prearranged the studious refusal of most of these firms to get involved in politics

studious

adjective
1. Devoted to study or reading:
2. Characterized by steady attention and effort:
3. Resulting from deliberation and careful thought:
Translations
مُجِد، مُجْتَهِد، مولَع بالدِّراسَه
snaživý
flittig
námfús, iîinn
darbščiai
centīgscītīgs
marljiv

studious

[ˈstjuːdɪəs] ADJ
1. (= devoted to study) → estudioso
2. (= thoughtful) → atento; [effort] → asiduo; [politeness] → calculado, esmerado

studious

[ˈstjuːdiəs] adj [person] → studieux/euse, appliqué(e)

studious

adj personfleißig, eifrig; life, habits, appearancegelehrsam; turn of mindlernbegierig; attention, piece of work, researchgewissenhaft, sorgfältig; avoidancegezielt, sorgsam; politenessbewusst; efforteifrig, beflissen (geh); a studious atmosphereeine eifrige Lernatmosphäre

studious

[ˈstjuːdɪəs] adj (person) → studioso/a; (attention to detail) → accurato/a

studious

(ˈstjuːdiəs) adjective
spending much time in careful studying. a studious girl.
ˈstudiously adverb
ˈstudiousness noun
References in classic literature ?
Doubtless the good man has spent many a studious hour in this old chair, either penning a sermon or reading some abstruse book of theology, till midnight came upon him unawares.
But the former aspect of an intellectual and studious man, calm and quiet, which was what she best remembered in him, had altogether vanished, and been succeeded by a eager, searching, almost fierce, yet carefully guarded look.
It ends with the poet's desire to live a peaceful studious life.
Lorry could distinctly see), though still very pale, was calmly studious and attentive.
The studious young ladies at Alton College, elbows on desk and hands over ears, shuddered chillily in fur tippets whilst they loaded their memories with the statements of writers on moral science, or, like men who swim upon corks, reasoned out mathematical problems upon postulates.
At the time, I devoted three days to the studious digesting of all this beer, beef, and bread, during which many profound thoughts were incidentally suggested to me, capable of a transcendental and Platonic application; and, furthermore, I compiled supplementary tables of my own, touching the probable quantity of stock-fish, etc.
My brother and I were ten years old, and well educated for that age, very studious, very fond of our books, and well grounded in the German, French, Spanish, and English languages.
At eve, within yon studious nook, I ope my brass-embossed book, Portray'd with many a holy deed Of martyrs crown'd with heavenly meed; Then, as my taper waxes dim, Chant, ere I sleep, my measured hymn.
It is true that this people has a natural disposition to goodness; they are very liberal of their alms, they much frequent their churches, and are very studious to adorn them; they practise fasting and other mortifications, and notwithstanding their separation from the Roman Church, and the corruptions which have crept into their faith, yet retain in a great measure the devout fervour of the primitive Christians.
Her figure was elegant, and she walked well; but Darcy, at whom it was all aimed, was still inflexibly studious.
They are studious of cleanliness and comfort in their lodges, and after their repasts, will carry out the sticks from which they have eaten the bark, and throw them into the current beyond the barrier.
But he had deliberately incurred the hindrance, having made up his mind that it was now time for him to adorn his life with the graces of female companionship, to irradiate the gloom which fatigue was apt to hang over the intervals of studious labor with the play of female fancy, and to secure in this, his culminating age, the solace of female tendance for his declining years.