diligence (n.)
attentiveness, assiduity, careful service
1H6 V.iii.9[Pucelle alone, of the arrival of the spirits] This speedy and quick appearance argues proof / Of your accustomed diligence to me
Cym IV.iii.20[First Lord to Cymbeline, of Cloten] There wants no diligence in seeking him
Ham V.ii.92[Hamlet to Osrick] with all diligence of spirit
Tem I.ii.304[Prospero to Ariel] Hence with diligence!
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