Synonyms for diligence

Synonyms for (noun) diligence

Synonyms: application, diligence

Definition: a diligent effort

Usage: it is a job requiring serious application

Similar words: effort, elbow grease, travail, sweat, exertion

Definition: use of physical or mental energy; hard work

Usage: he got an A for effort; they managed only with great exertion

Synonyms: diligence

Definition: conscientiousness in paying proper attention to a task; giving the degree of care required in a given situation

Similar words: painstakingness, conscientiousness

Definition: the trait of being painstaking and careful

Synonyms: diligence, industriousness, industry

Definition: persevering determination to perform a task

Usage: his diligence won him quick promotions; frugality and industry are still regarded as virtues

Similar words: determination, purpose

Definition: the quality of being determined to do or achieve something; firmness of purpose

Usage: his determination showed in his every movement; he is a man of purpose

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