HyperDic: painstaking

English > 1 sense of the word painstaking:
ADJECTIVEallpainstaking, conscientious, scrupulouscharacterized by extreme / extreme care and great effort
painstaking > pronunciation
Soundspey'nstey.kihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > painstaking: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningCharacterized by extreme / extreme care and great effort.
Example "painstaking research"
Synonymsconscientious, scrupulous
BroadercarefulExercising caution or showing care or attention
Spanishconcienzudo, escrupuloso, esmerado, meticuloso, minucioso
Catalanacurat, diligent, escrupulós, laboriós, meticulós, minuciós, primmirat
Nounspainstakingnessthe trait of being painstaking and careful
Adverbspainstakinglyin a fastidious and painstaking manner

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