Sentence Examples


  • The vestment was a monument of careful and painstaking research, profusely illustrated.
  • The object to be lacquered, which is generally made of thin white pine, is subjected to singularly thorough and painstaking treatment.
  • His good-conduct notes for this period describe him as "docile, patient, diligent, painstaking, thorough."
  • Princess Mary well knew this painstaking expression of her father's.
  • The result of their efforts was laid before parliament in one of the most monumental and most painstaking preambles ever prefixed to a bill.