せっせと

  • sesseto
JLPT 2

Definition of せっせと

adverb (fukushi)

  • diligently
  • assiduously
  • industriously
  • beavering away

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Examples of せっせと in a Sentence

She was busy with her knitting.
あなたは宿題せっせとやりさえすればよい
You have only to work away at your homework.
彼女家事せっせとした
She went about the household chores.
彼らハチのようにせっせと働いた。
They worked like bees.
The animals were busy collecting nuts.
台所せっせと料理ながら口ずさんいた。
Mother hummed to herself as she went about her cooking in the kitchen.
アリじゅうせっせとはたらく。
Ants work away during summer.
シスコさんはアリのようにせっせと働きますね。
Sysko works like an ant.
朝早く起きてせっせと働きたくない
Don't wanna get up early to work hard.
せっせと試験準備している
He is busy preparing for the examination.

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