The Alternative Latvian Dictionary: cītība

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Entry definition

cītība etymology From cīsties + ība, a less frequently used synonym (and ultimately also cognate) of censties (q.v.).{{R:lv:LEV|censties}}
noun: {{lv-noun}}
  1. industriousness, diligence, zeal quality of one who is industrious, hard-working, diligent apbrīnojama cītība — admirable zeal strādāt ar lielu cītību — to work with great diligence, dedication
Synonyms: centība, (colloquial) censība, čaklība, čaklums, uzcītība

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