1) haste, with haste
2) earnestness, diligence
2a) earnestness in accomplishing, promoting, or striving after anything
2b) to give all diligence, interest one's self most earnestly
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 7:559, 1069
From G4692; "speed", that is, (by implication) despatch, eagerness, earnestness: - business, (earnest) care (-fulness), diligence forwardness, haste.
|b do one’s best||68.63|
|(σπουδὴν πᾶσαν παρεισφέρω) do one’s best||68.64|
|a do quickly||68.79|
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Thayer's dictionary plus other information.
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