noun (plural assiduities)[mass noun]
1Constant or close attention to what one is doing: the assiduity with which he could wear down his opponents
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- Yet the young mother also hoped the girl could develop the characteristics of persistence, independence and assiduity.
- This valuable volume confirms the dedicated assiduity with which Crawford Seeger channelled her ‘modernist’ instincts into the most refined kind of folk-song transcription she could manage.
- This he followed with patient assiduity, and a mind ever open to the lessons of piety and benevolence which such a study is so well calculated to afford.
1.1 (assiduities) archaic or literary Constant attentions to someone.
Words that rhyme with assiduityacuity, ambiguity, annuity, congruity, contiguity, continuity, exiguity, fatuity, fortuity, gratuity, ingenuity, perpetuity, perspicuity, promiscuity, suety, superfluity, tenuity, vacuity
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