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studious

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adjective stu·di·ous \ˈstü-dē-əs, ˈstyü-\

Simple Definition of studious

  • : very serious about studying, reading, learning, etc.

  • : very careful and serious

Full Definition of studious

  1. 1 :  assiduous in the pursuit of learning

  2. 2a :  of, relating to, or concerned with study <studious habits>b :  favorable to study <a studious environment>

  3. 3a :  diligent or earnest in intent <made a studious effort>b :  marked by or suggesting purposefulness or diligence <a studious expression on his face>c :  deliberately or consciously planned <studious avoidance of gender-specific pronouns>

stu·di·ous·ly adverb
stu·di·ous·ness noun

Examples of studious

  1. He made a studious effort to obey the rules.



14th Century

First Known Use of studious

14th century


STUDIOUS Defined for Kids

studious

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adjective stu·di·ous \ˈstü-dē-əs, ˈstyü-\

Definition of studious

  1. :  very serious about studying <a studious child>

stu·di·ous·ly adverb




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