Performing with industrious concentration; hard-working and focused.
‘Scientists are very diligent in their work.’;
Devoted; loyal; conscientious.
Prosecuted with careful attention and effort; careful; painstaking; not careless or negligent.
‘The judges shall make diligent inquisition.’;
Used or intended for a particular purpose
Interestedly and perseveringly attentive; steady and earnest in application to a subject or pursuit; assiduous; industrious.
‘Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings.’; ‘Diligent cultivation of elegant literature.’;
past participle of dedicate
quietly and steadily persevering especially in detail or exactness;
‘a diligent (or patient) worker’; ‘with persevering (or patient) industry she revived the failing business’;
wholly committed to a purpose or cause; as, a dedicated musician.
characterized by care and perseverence in carrying out tasks;
‘a diligent detective investigates all clues’; ‘a diligent search of the files’;
zealous in loyalty or affection; as, dedicated nurses.
having or showing care and conscientiousness in one's work or duties
‘after diligent searching, he found a parcel’;
set apart especially for a higher purpose; as, a life dedicated to science.
devoted to a cause or ideal or purpose;
‘a dedicated dancer’; ‘dedicated teachers’; ‘dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal’;
solemnly dedicated to or set apart for a high purpose;
‘a life consecrated to science’; ‘the consecrated chapel’; ‘a chapel dedicated to the dead of World War II’;
devoted to a task or purpose
‘a team of dedicated doctors’;
exclusively allocated to or intended for a particular purpose
‘a dedicated high-speed rail link from the Channel Tunnel’;