Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
 
Lookup History
industrious

in·dus·tri·ous

industrious

 
pronunciation:
ihn duh stri s
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: actively productive; hard-working.
synonyms:
busy, energetic, productive
antonyms:
idle, indolent, lazy, slothful
similar words:
assiduous, diligent, dynamic, hard, sedulous
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
derivations: industriously (adv.), industriousness (n.)