Definitions for persevereˌpɜr səˈvɪər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. persevere, persist, hang in, hang on, hold on(verb)

    be persistent, refuse to stop

    "he persisted to call me every night"; "The child persisted and kept asking questions"

Wiktionary

  1. persevere(Verb)

    To persist steadfastly in pursuit of an undertaking, task, journey or mission in spite of distraction, difficulty, obstacles or discouragement.

  2. Origin: From persévérer, from perseverare, from perseverus, from per + severus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Persevere(verb)

    to persist in any business or enterprise undertaken; to pursue steadily any project or course begun; to maintain a purpose in spite of counter influences, opposition, or discouragement; not to give or abandon what is undertaken

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  1. Persevere

    Persevere is the fourth album by The Proclaimers, released in 2001. It was thirteen years after the group had a surprise hit with "I'm Gonna Be", and the album did not receive the success of their previous work. The album's first single was "There's a Touch".


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