How to use Hard-working in a sentence
The Chinese were hard-working and had the usual fortune attending those who work hard.
The whole arrangements and character of the building bespeak the rich and powerful feudal lord, not the humble father of a body of hard-working brethren, bound by vows to a life of poverty and self-denying toil.
He was quick, energetic and resourceful, reckless of his own safety, a strict disciplinarian, a painstaking and hard-working officer.
Though Erasmus led a very hard-working and far from luxurious life, and had no extravagant habits, yet he could not live upon little.
He proved a hard-working progressive president, who did much for the development of communications and the opening up of the interior of the country.Advertisement
It brought to bear on officials effective criticism, which made them alert and hard-working.
Leo, temperamentally stern, hard-working in spite of bodily infirmity, died at Rome on the 10th of February 1829.
These coenobia resembled villages, peopled by a hard-working religious community, all of one sex.
During his later years Lysias - now probably a comparatively poor man owing to the rapacity of the tyrants and his own generosity to the Athenian exiles - appears as a hard-working member of a new profession - that of writing speeches to be delivered in the law-courts.
Berber women are intelligent and hard-working, and, when young, very pretty and graceful.Advertisement
Tile choice was an admirable one; he was honest, hard-working, and liberal according to his lights; and the services of a loyal and capable adviser were secured for the new rgime.
Philip was a lover of poetry, surrounded himself with Provençal poets and even wrote in Provencal himself, but he was also one of the most hard-working kings of the house of Capet.
Since Clarences death he had been gradually falling into the habit of transferring the conduct of great matters of state to his active and hard-working youngest brother, Richard Richard, duke of Gloucester, who had served him well duke of and faithfully ever since he first took the field at Barnet.
But Henry was such a hard-working monarch, and so familiar with all the details of administration, that his ministers cannot be said to have had any independent authority, or to have directed their masters course of action.
The non-commissioned officers, often intelligent and hard-working, were embittered by the refusal of promotion.Advertisement
The communes of Flanders, rich, hard-working, jealous of their liberties, had always been restive under the authority of their counts and the influence of their suzerain, the king of France.
Between the two came the Flame, the Marais, the troop of trembling bourgeois, sincerely attached to the Revolution, but very moderate in the defence of their ideas; some seeking a refuge from their timidity in hard-working committees, others partaking in the violence of the Jacobins out of weakness or for reasons of state.
Pam Greenway who is our hard working resident accompanist at rehearsals, joined the singers on this occasion.
Every year billions of hard working tax payers ' money is wasted on the poor.
This will spell further catastrophe for many hard working families.Advertisement
In Scotland, hard working pupils and teachers have been badly let down by the administrative chaos of the exams fiasco.
Because Hazel Blears is such a hard-working little chipmunk, she's not actually put up her Top 40 on Labor's website.
The position requires dedicated, hard working people with a smart appearance and friendly, outgoing personalities.
Their fellow workers without degree qualifications often hit the glass ceiling, regardless how hard working and motivated they are.
The food is the type that your old hard working grandma used to boil up.Advertisement
This is an excellent opportunity for a first time jobber to gain experience in a friendly, hard working environment.
Young people have a tendency to be intolerant of difference and often mock their peers who are clever or hard working.
He was described as a " charitable hard working Anglo-Catholic Parish Priest who restored the Church, built a parsonage and a school " .
The St Leonards Festival offered the hard-working traders on the road an opportunity to dispel that stigma.
Our sandwich team had meanwhile been hard at work to supply more sustenance for the hard working players.Advertisement
Philip was a lover of poetry, surrounded himself with ProvenÃ§al poets and even wrote in Provencal himself, but he was also one of the most hard-working kings of the house of Capet.
These hard working men and women ate well from the bounty of the land and seemingly lived longer and healthy lives.
Studying in a group has its distractions as well, but if you have a hard working group of people, then you can discourage any distractions that might occur.
He is also known as a generous and hard-working activist, donating plenty of his time and money for a variety of humanitarian causes.
Well, I bet those hard working men and women would love to have a pay raise and maybe some time off as a show of appreciation as opposed to a former action hero working with them.Advertisement
Many hard working servers put in overtime to accommodate celebrities and their entourages and bend over backwards to ensure everything is perfect.
Pepsi scholarships offer financial assistance to hard-working students interested in continuing their education.
The Princeton Review has come to understand that highly qualified, hard-working students can still struggle when taking standardized tests, and that testing is as much a skill as anything else.
Growth rate matters if you want your plants to grow fast or stay small, and decorative interest also counts if you want hard working plants that look good and stay healthy in every season.
If you're considering going into the hardware business, Ace can offer a promising future for hard working individuals with a good work ethic.Advertisement
Vinyl-Coated - Designed for those hard working rooms that get more than their share of spills, dirt and wear.
The denim lasted a long time and was easy to care for - exactly what a hard-working man needed then and now.
However, there are quite a few styles available in this category that are both attractive and hard-working, ensuring that she'll look and feel completely confident no matter what she's wearing.
It's just as hard-working as its heavier counterparts, but will make moving around town a bit easier.
With that being said, it isn't too surprising that a hard working staff plants 3 million annuals, prunes 4 million shrubs, and maintains 13,000 roses each and every year.Advertisement
The festival usually lasted several weeks and gave hard working farmers a break before they planted their seeds for the next year.
He is an orange guy, and a hard-working, apron-wearing companion that is a favorite for many collectors.
At BabesandKidsReview.com, a hard-working mother tested the HealthMaster and absolutely loved it, calling it "excellent."
Wenger's philosophy in designing travel gear was along the same lines as that used for its knives - that your suitcase or duffle bag should be hard-working, easy to manage and so multi-functional, you won't need anything else.
Just because you're a student or a hard-working woman on the go doesn't mean you need to sacrifice style, and that's what a Gucci bookbag is about.Advertisement
Labor Day originated in 1882, when the members of the Central Labor Union in New York City decided the hard working citizens of America deserved a day off for recognizing their contribution to both the economic and social civilization.
In this film, Stiller is still trying to prove to his father-in-law that he's a capable, hard-working husband.
For today's hard-working man, Dearfoams men's slipper styles give comfort and support in great masculine styles.
For example, why do you think they are hard working?
A successful home based business requires a solid business concept, well-executed business plan, and one or more dedicated, hard working owners.
You have to be dedicated and hard-working in order to stay on top of the training required for this role.
It is also a quick and easy way to nourish our hard-working hands.
He hoped to give a platform to all of the talented, hard working kids who lacked role models on TV.
At times, hard-working skin needs help purging impurities and blockages in the pores.
This hard-working area is the thickest and is made of elastic materials like collagen.