GREdic.com
The Ultimate GRE Word List & Dictionary

flashcard mode: on | off

painstaking

audio pronunciation audio pronunciation
adjective
  • done with, requiring or taking great care or trouble [Barron]
  • taking pains; expending, showing, or involving diligent care and effort [Taisha]

More word meanings for painstaking
from leading online dictionaries:

Wiktionary:
painstaking @ wiktionary
WordNet:
painstaking @ wordnet.princeton.edu
Merriam-Webster Online:
painstaking @ M-W.com
MSN Encarta:
painstaking @ Encarta
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language:
painstaking @ AHD provided by Yahoo! Education
Answers.com:
painstaking @ Answers.com
Search for more definitions on Google:
Google define:painstaking
Search for more definitions on Yahoo!:
Yahoo! define:painstaking
Search for more definitions on Ask.com:
Ask.com dictionary: painstaking