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This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

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(adjective) involving or accomplished with careful perseverance / (adjective) diligent in application or pursuit

Highlighted phrases


“Not necessarily. It isn’t hard to hide a drug habit if you’re sedulous about the protocols.”

—p.294 by Jonathan Franzen
1 year, 11 months ago

sedulously kept apart from his colleagues

—p.153 Chapter 5 (135) by D.T. Max
7 years, 3 months ago

exhorted to overcome addiction through willpower and sedulous self-monitoring

my instinct is to think it means seductive or seditious but I'm training myself to remember it as careful

—p.96 The Insane Idea (85) by Meghan O'Gieblyn
4 years, 4 months ago

“MFA writing” is supposed to be sedulous, dutiful, and uninspired.

—p.6 Introduction (3) by Chad Harbach
2 years, 6 months ago

they cut out a lot of the sedulous stuff

on Harper's

—p.117 The interview (23) by David Foster Wallace
6 years, 10 months ago

From the kind of sedulous bibliomaniacal research to be expected of conscientious lawyers

—p.27 by David Foster Wallace
7 years ago

these two they had sedulously avoided, in conformity with the old New York tradition that it was not “dignified” to force one’s self on the notice of one’s acquaintances in foreign countries

—p.121 The Age of Innocence (1) by Edith Wharton
1 year, 1 month ago

provoked by its sedulous silence

—p.407 PART II (279) by William Gaddis
1 year, 8 months ago

Insurrectionary Gordimer has given way to the the sedulously horrified Coetzee

still not comfortable enough to use it on my own but now I def know what it means

—p.9 World Lite (1) by n+1
4 years, 4 months ago

Press coverage of the industry was boosterish and sedulously uninvestigative, as journalists tended to embrace Google’s old “Don’t be evil” motto as a factual description of its aims

—p.14 Code Red (14) by Alex Press
4 years, 7 months ago