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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sedulity, sedulousnessnoun

    the quality of being constantly diligent and attentive


  1. sedulitynoun

    diligence, persistence

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sedulitynoun

    Diligent assiduity; laboriousness; industry; application; intenseness of endeavour.

    Etymology: sedulitas, Latin.

    Man oftentimes pursues, with great sedulity and earnestness, that which cannot stand him in any stead for vital purpose. Richard Hooker.

    Let there be but the same propensity and bent of will to religion, and there will be the same sedulity and indefatigable industry in mens enquiries into it. South.


  1. sedulity

    Sedulity is a quality of showing dedication or diligence; being persistent or perseverant in effort or application to complete a task or duty.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sedulitynoun

    the quality or state of being sedulous; diligent and assiduous application; constant attention; unremitting industry; sedulousness

  2. Etymology: [L. sedulitas. See Sedulous.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sedulity in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sedulity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of sedulity in a Sentence

  1. Feltham:

    There is nothing more operative than sedulity and diligence. A man would wonder at the mighty things which have been done by degrees and gentle augmentations. Diligence and moderation are the best steps whereby to climb to any excellence, nay, it is rare that there is any other other way.

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