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English definition of “studious”

studious

adjective [before noun] (CAREFUL)    /ˈstjuː.di.əs/ US  /ˈstuː-/
very careful or paying attention to all the small details: The report was obviously prepared with studious care and attention.Detailed and careful studiously     /-li/ adverb They studiously avoided/ignored each other.Detailed and carefulKnowing and learning
(Definition of studious adjective (CAREFUL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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