adverb. ['ˈpeɪnˌsteɪkɪŋli'] in a fastidious and painstaking manner.
Words that Rhyme with Painstakingly
Example sentences of the word painstakingly
Archaeologists painstakingly brush away centuries of debris to uncover what might be a tiny shard from a historic village.
Quotes containing the word painstakingly
1. Swoopers write a story quickly, higgledy-piggledy, crinkum-crankum, any which way. Then they go over it again painstakingly, fixing everything that is just plain awful or doesn’t work. Bashers go one sentence at a time, getting it exactly right before they go on to the next one. When they’re done they’re done.
- Kurt Vonnegut