Word: 
Rhymes   Lyrics and poems   Near rhymes   Phrase rhymes   Synonyms / Related   Phrases   Example sentences   Descriptive words   [Definitions]   Similar sound  

Definitions of diligent:
  • adjective:   quietly and steadily persevering especially in detail or exactness
    Example: "A diligent (or patient) worker"
  • adjective:   characterized by care and perseverence in carrying out tasks
    Example: "A diligent detective investigates all clues"

Related words...
(New!) Usage examples...
Descriptive words...

Search for diligent at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

Tip: Use RhymeZone to brainstorm synonyms and related words!

See diligent used in context: 1 poetry verse, 6 Shakespeare works, 13 Bible passages, 13 definitions

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2017 Datamuse