Synonyms for (adjective) studious

Synonyms: studious

Definition: marked by care and effort

Usage: made a studious attempt to fix the television set

Similar words: careful

Definition: exercising caution or showing care or attention

Usage: they were careful when crossing the busy street; be careful to keep her shoes clean; did very careful research; careful art restorers; careful of the rights of others; careful about one's behavior


Synonyms: bookish, studious

Definition: characterized by diligent study and fondness for reading

Usage: a bookish farmer who always had a book in his pocket; a quiet studious child

Similar words: scholarly

Definition: characteristic of scholars or scholarship

Usage: scholarly pursuits; a scholarly treatise; a scholarly attitude