Example sentences for: painstaking

How can you use “painstaking” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Acquiring information held by foreign governments may require painstaking negotiations, and records that are not yet digitized are difficult to search or analyze.

  • "Important," says the New York Times Book Review . "[B]rilliantly rendered," says the Weekly Standard . Praise goes to Lefkowitz's "painstaking" reporting.

  • Enchanted Evenings is less concerned with enchantment than with the painstaking artistic judgments that lead to it.

  • And Leigh's technique of leaping back and forth between the finished Mikado and painstaking scenes of rehearsal has magic in it: You're watching straw, then gold, then straw, then gold.

  • The whole process is both painstaking and expensive, and the “democratization” of the imperial institutions since the emperor renounced his divinity means the shrines (rather than the state) must now foot the bill.

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