Sentences Containing 'assiduous'
It is true, between ourselves, that M. de Morcerf is one of the most assiduous peers at the Luxembourg, a general renowned for theory, but a most mediocre amateur of art.
Meanwhile M. Cavalcanti the elder had returned to his service, not in the army of his majesty the Emperor of Austria, but at the gaming table of the baths of Lucca, of which he was one of the most assiduous courtiers.
More Vocab Words::: inclusive - tending to include all; all-inclusive; Ex. inclusive charge
::: diversion - act of turning aside; pastime; V. divert: turn aside from a course; distract; amuse
::: spawn - lay eggs (in large numbers); produce offspring (in large numbers); N: eggs of aquatic animals
::: archetype - prototype; primitive pattern
::: subservient - behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience
::: predispose - give an inclination toward (in advance); make susceptible to; Ex. predispose people to certain cancer; N. predisposition
::: loom - appear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
::: parallelism - state of being parallel; similarity; analogy
::: perturb - disturb greatly
::: refractory - unmanageable; disobedient and stubborn; Ex. refractory horse