diligently diligently  /ˈdɪ lə dʒənt li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) with diligence; in a diligent manner

Usage(s):

  1. When I found out about my husband's infidelity I worked immediately to first seek reconciliation through forgiveness, and then to work diligently to repair our marriage.
  2. We've tried to do this very diligently.
  3. He worked his team hard for the Rose Bowl game, diligently guarded them from ballyhoo, banked on Stanford's overconfidence.

News

  1. Crews Diligently Work To Contain Colorado Wildfires

    Fire crews diligently try to control several major blazes charring Colorado.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KREX-TV Grand Junction

  2. ANN ARBOR: Schools see rise in whooping cough cases

    Ann Arbor Public Schools (AAPS) is diligently working with Wasthenaw Public Heath (WPH) to stay on top of a recent whooping cough increase.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Ann Arbor Journal

  3. China chains Tarantino’s ‘Django’

    Once again China’s censors have proven to be as diligently rigorous as always in removing what they deem offensive scenes from imported Hollywood productions before giving their blessings for theatrical release in the country.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Film Journal

Quotes

  1. "I take this indictment very seriously and will follow its progress closely," Selig said. "It is important that the facts regarding steroid use in baseball be known. We will continue to work diligently to eradicate the use of all illegal...
    on Nov 16, 2007 By: Bud Selig Source: Times Online

  2. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Alphonso Jackson said that he is leaving office on April 18 "to attend more diligently to personal and family matters."
    on Mar 31, 2008 By: Alphonso Jackson Source: Reuters

  3. "Our top priority is the safety of our miners and the well-being of their families," Blankenship said in a statement. "We are working diligently on rescue efforts......"
    on Apr 5, 2010 By: Don Blankenship Source: ABC News

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