Diligent in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Diligent

Performing with industrious concentration; hard-working and focused.

Short Example Sentences for Diligent

  • 1. In all of this they were very diligent and discreet. 🔊
  • 2. The hand of the diligent maketh rich. 🔊
  • 3. While the presiding spirit of all is the diligent mother. 🔊
  • 4. No one could be a better or more diligent girl. 🔊
  • 5. The hand of the diligent shall bear rule. 🔊
  • 6. He was experienced, diligent and entirely trustworthy. 🔊
  • 7. His motto was: Diligent prayer is the half of study. 🔊
  • 8. And yet Luther found time for diligent study of the Bible. 🔊
  • 9. No! diligent or idle, Ruth Hilton must appear to-night. 🔊
  • 10. Wherefore he let her speak on, and gave diligent ear to her language. 🔊
  • 11. How happy is such a voyage of conception, what delicious diligent indolence! 🔊
  • 12. You have thought me not diligent in hunting down the Persian spy. 🔊
  • 13. I believe--I was not diligent at all. 🔊

How to use Diligent in Sentences?

  • 1. Accustomed to such investigations, he made the most diligent but fruitless search into its cause. 🔊
  • 2. The raja caused diligent search to be made for the person with hair twelve cubits long. 🔊
  • 3. Here dwell the diligent beavers whom Nature herself has taught the art of building. 🔊
  • 4. A man diligent in his business shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before mean men. 🔊
  • 5. Julius Caesar was noe less diligent to eternize his name be the pen then be the suord. 🔊
  • 6. Therefore you have need of the greatest and most diligent care and watchfulness with respect to this matter. 🔊
  • 7. He was a diligent and clever boy who loved his book and who showed a good deal of talent for drawing. 🔊
  • 8. They grouped us in all sorts of ways and photographed us at their diligent leisure, while we smoked and talked. 🔊
  • 9. It seems as though some diligent alchemy was at work, pouring out from moment to moment this strangely tempered potion. 🔊
  • 10. He that will keep in his business, need never fear keeping his business, let his servant be as diligent as he will. 🔊
  • 11. Desirous that the first impression of my abilities should be favourable, I was diligent in performing my task. 🔊
  • 12. A very diligent artist, as the president of the district court says, and the rest of the company do well, too. 🔊
  • 13. Tom Thornton appeared to be making a very diligent search below, for it was half an hour before he came up to the saloon again. 🔊
  • 14. A small but exceedingly diligent variety of mosquito attacked us unprepared; but no ordinary net could have kept them out, anyway. 🔊
  • 15. The British met with but partial success in the work of destruction, in consequence of the diligent concealment of the stores. 🔊
  • 16. Lucius, for instance, had taken the whole thing very calmly, although he was not a particularly clever nor a particularly diligent boy. 🔊
  • 17. Buddhism, as it is found in Burmah, has a particular claim to the attention of a diligent and attentive observer. 🔊
  • 18. I have made diligent search in the archives of Westminster to see if there were anything to be learned there, and have gleaned a few small facts. 🔊
  • 19. It is a very busy church, and for being busy and diligent it is to be commended, but I believe there is too much organization. 🔊
  • 20. The old records of the place would be worth diligent antiquarian research, a matter even more difficult in Ireland than elsewhere. 🔊
  • 21. A temper of universal forbearance, habits of diligent benevolence, were made the infallible marks of a character which I had no right to claim. 🔊
  • 22. Together with diligent colaborers he founded many congregations, which afterwards united to form the Pennsylvania Synod. 🔊