Example sentences for: diligent

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

  • The media called it an "impressive" decline (the New York Times ), and President Clinton and local police raced to take credit for their creative and diligent law-enforcement efforts.

  • Observers said the Y2K bug's threat 1) was averted thanks to diligent preparation; 2) had been exaggerated by greedy programmers so that customers would commission expensive repairs; and 3) won't pass until companies and governments have used their "backroom systems," which were not repaired as thoroughly as critical programs.

  • This iterative process ends when a plausible explanation has been developed and, at the end of a "revise" phase, there are no outlier or unexplained data, no further interpretations possible, or it is clear that despite the most diligent search for information, more is not available to further refine description and explanation.

  • But it was a diligent and totally focused executive named Steve Case who was able to take his ideas and make them real.

  • A diligent search for embarrassing quotes found nothing better than a remark by Slate

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