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 (sto͞o′dē-əs, styo͞o′-)
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.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.studiousness - diligent study
industriousness, diligence, industry - persevering determination to perform a task; "his diligence won him quick promotions"; "frugality and industry are still regarded as virtues"
bookishness - exaggerated studiousness
جِد واجْتِهاد
námfÿsi; gaumgæfni


[ˈstjuːdɪəsnɪs] Naplicación f


n (of person)Lerneifer m, → Fleiß m


[ˈstjuːdɪəsnɪs] namore m per lo studio


(ˈstjuːdiəs) adjective
spending much time in careful studying. a studious girl.
ˈstudiously adverb
ˈstudiousness noun
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Unless, of course, our courts are hopelessly corrupt and can be bought if the price is right, then no due diligence and studiousness on the part of prosecutors will ever be good enough.
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He was a great success on these public occasions, and people came to love him remarkably quickly considering his natural studiousness, timidity and aloofness.
One of his students, Benno von Wiese (1903-1987), with whom Arendt had a relationship during her Heidelberg years and who later became a literary scholar himself, later recalled that Gundolf had a presence that was not only the opposite of that of the ethically oriented and systematic studiousness of Jaspers but "entirely something else" (Benno 1982:63).