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industrious

adjective uk   us   /ɪnˈdʌs.tri.əs/
C2 An industrious person works hard: an industrious worker She's extremely competent and industrious.
industriously
adverb uk   us   /-li/
Marco was working industriously at his desk.
industriousness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
Translations of “industrious”
in Chinese (Traditional) 勤勞的,勤奮的…
in Russian трудолюбивый…
in Turkish çalışkan, gayretli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 勤劳的,勤奋的…
in Polish pracowity…
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