Definition of studious
- studious habits
- a studious environment
- made a studious effort
- a studious expression on his face
- studious avoidance of gender-specific pronouns
He made a studious effort to obey the rules.
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: very serious about studying, reading, learning, etc.
: very careful and serious
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