1:1 DILIGENCE - definition
All definitions in this class will be from Webster's 1828 Dictionary.
Please copy neatly in a page in your journal the following definition:
DILIGENCE, n. [L diligentia, from diligo, to love earnestly; di and lego, to choose.]
- Steady application in business of any kind; constant effort to accomplish what is undertaken; exertion of body or mind without unnecessary delay or sloth; due attention; industry; assiduity.
- Care; heed; heedfulness
- The name of a stage-coach, used in France.
Diligence is the philosopher's stone that turns every thing to gold.
Brethren, give diligence to make your calling and election sure. 2 Peter I