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industrious

in duh stree uhs

  • s  characterized by hard work and perseverance
  • s  working hard to promote an enterprise

  • For all its amateur production values--it was created by a pair of industrious twentysomethings using a laptop, pizza money and footage scavenged from the Internet--Loose Change is .
  • All seem to be in constant, industrious motion.
  • A row of trees, planted years ago by an industrious pioneer, now rose up to thwart these air pioneers.
News & Articles

  • Soccer-Coach Stimac blasts Croatia after Scotland fiasco
    (Writes through, adds quotes) * Croatia's attacking formation lacked creativity * Strachan delighted with Scotland's industrious win ZAGREB, June 7 (Reuters) - Croatia coach Igor Stimac was highly critical of his players after a shock home 1-0 World Cup qualifying defeat by Scotland on Friday. The result left the Croatians second in Group A on 16 points from seven games, three adrift of leaders ...
    June 7, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! Sports
  • Busy Beavers Build Dam In Kirkwood
    An industrious beaver has built a dam on Gravois Creek in the 500 Block of Leffingwell Avenue in Kirkwood and is busy knocking down trees, as evidenced by photos submitted by Kirkwood City Council Member Michael Lynch.
    June 7, 2013 - Webster-Kirkwood Times
Quotes

  • William Bradford in San Francisco Chronicle
    This,Bradford reported, "had very good success, for it made all hands very industrious, so as much more corn was planted than otherwise would have been by any means."
  • Winston Churchill in Jerusalem Post
    While Churchill described Jews as "sober, industrious and law-abiding," and praised their willingness to fight and, if necessary, die for the country they lived in, he added: "Yet there are times when one feels instinctively that all this is...
  • Raj Thackeray in MSN India
    Continuing his tirade against north Indians, Thackeray said: "People have even started sympathizing with north Indians because they are industrious and hardworking. But nobody sees or accepts the fact that they have snatched these jobs from...

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