Definitions for strenuousˈstrɛn yu əs
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characterized by or performed with much energy or force
arduous, straining, strenuous(adj)
taxing to the utmost; testing powers of endurance
"his final, straining burst of speed"; "a strenuous task"; "your willingness after these six arduous days to remain here"- F.D.Roosevelt
Urgent, ardent, zealous.
Requiring great exertion.
eagerly pressing or urgent; zealous; ardent; earnest; bold; valiant; intrepid; as, a strenuous advocate for national rights; a strenuous reformer; a strenuous defender of his country
Origin: [L. strenuus; cf. Gr. strong, hard, rough, harsh.]
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