- 1 = studious, industrious, assiduous, conscientious.Ex. His face wore a look of studious concentration.Ex. The article 'Books made to order: libraries as publishers' reviews the practice of publishing as an activity for industrious smaller libraries.Ex. The management of a large number of digital images requires assiduous attention to all stages of production.Ex. Then the conscientious manager can help solve his problems without engaging in original laborious research or the risky practice of trial and error.----* alumno no aplicado = underachiever.
Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.