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Definition of studious (Meaning of studious)
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Studious Stu"di*ous, a. [L. studious: cf. F. studieux. See
	     {Study}.]
	     1. Given to study; devoted to the acquisition of knowledge
	        from books; as, a studious scholar.
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	     2. Given to thought, or to the examination of subjects by
	        contemplation; contemplative. --Locke.
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	     3. Earnest in endeavors; aiming sedulously; attentive;
	        observant; diligent; -- usually followed by an infinitive
	        or by of; as, be studious to please; studious to find new
	        friends and allies.
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	              You that are so studious
	              Of my affairs, wholly neglect your own. --Massinger.
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	     4. Planned with study; deliberate; studied.
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	              For the frigid villainy of studious lewdness, . . .
	              with apology can be invented?         --Rambler.
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	     5. Favorable to study; suitable for thought and
	        contemplation; as, the studious shade. [Poetic]
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	              But let my due feet never fail
	              To walk the studious cloister's pale. --Milton.
	        [1913 Webster] -- {Stu"di*ous*ly}, adv. --
	        {Stu"di*ous*ness}, n.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.44
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The word studious does not occur under any label/subject