Definition of studious adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈstjuːdiəs//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈstuːdiəs//
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spending a lot of time studying or reading synonym scholarly a studious young man He liked to wear glasses, which he thought made him look studious. She was a quiet, studious girl. Word OriginMiddle English: from Latin studiosus, from studium ‘painstaking application’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: studious