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English definition of “studious”

studious

adjective (LEARNING)    /ˈstjuː.di.əs/ US  /ˈstuː-/
describes someone who enjoys studying or spends a lot of time studying: She was a studious child, happiest when reading.Knowing and learning studiously     /-li/ adverb They studiously avoided/ignored each other.Detailed and carefulKnowing and learning studiousness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Knowing and learning
(Definition of studious adjective (LEARNING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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