Adjective "hardworking" definition and examples



Definitions and examples


(of a person) tending to work with energy and commitment; diligent.
  1. 'He said it was sad for the victim he had abused and it was sad for Benson who had previously been a hard-working man of good character.'
  2. 'In other words, us hard-working men are paying to keep this network in operation.'
  3. 'I'm a hard-working lad and if you can get back to the point where you are a better person than you were, that's a great feeling.'
  4. 'The majority of farmers are good, honest, hard-working people, and farming is bouncing back.'
  5. 'An enthusiastic and hard-working soldier has been banned from the road after drinking and driving.'
  6. 'Out of this came an urge to do something for the landless but hard-working people of his community.'
  7. 'He is a decent, honest, hard-working politician - some would say too nice to do the tough job he's now in.'
  8. 'Ume, a business student at Salford University, said he was a hard-working man who lived for his family.'
  9. 'He was a nice, hard-working boy who would do anything you asked of him.'
  10. 'I am hard-working, conscientious, honest and have a lifetime of experience to offer.'


1. industrious; zealous: a hardworking family man.

More examples(as adjective)

"people can be hardworking in things."

"husbands can be hardworking in jobs."

"people can be hardworking."

"staffs can be hardworking."

"teams can be hardworking."

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