rūpīgs

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rūpe (care, worry) +‎ -īgs.

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rūpīgs (def. rūpīgais, comp. rūpīgāks, sup. visrūpīgākais; adv. rūpīgi)

  1. caring, providing (who cares, provides for someone, who takes care of, looks after someone, something)
    rūpīgs tēvscaring father
    Visvaldis bija ļoti rūpīgs pret Rūtu — Visvaldis was very caring, attentive with respect to Rūta
    viņa ir gādīga un rūpīga māte savām meitām — she is a caring, attentive mother to her daughters
  2. careful, attentive (who is clean, tidy, precise, who has a responsible attitude to work, duty; that which expresses these qualities)
    rūpīgs strādniekscareful worker
    rūpīgs darbscareful work
    rūpīgi pētījumicareful research
    Duburs bijis rūpīgs un prasīgs režisors — Duburs has been a careful and demanding director
    Ēvaldam bija patīkami, ka traktorists, ar kuru nāksies kopā strādāt vairākus mēnešus, ir tik rūpīgs un uzmanīgs — it pleased Ēvalds that the tractor driver with whom it would be necessary to work together for several months is so careful and attentive

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