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Princeton's WordNet

  1. continue, persist inverb

    do something repeatedly and showing no intention to stop

    "We continued our research into the cause of the illness"; "The landlord persists in asking us to move"

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  1. persist in

    To "persist in" generally means to continue steadfastly or firmly in a course of action, pursuit, or attitude, despite of difficulty, opposition, or failure. It refers to remaining constant and unyielding in doing something or maintaining a particular behavior, even when it is challenging or others are trying to dissuade you.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of persist in in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of persist in in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of persist in in a Sentence

  1. Robert Brewer:

    People who start at a younger age often persist in that behavior when they go on to college and beyond that.

  2. Jonathan Ball:

    This confirms that Ebola virus can persist in the genital tract for a considerable length of time, months after the virus has disappeared from the blood, and worryingly shows that this long-lived reservoir is a potential source of new infections.

  3. Hannah Whitall Smith:

    The true secret of giving advice is, after you have honestly given it, to be perfectly indifferent whether it is taken or not, and never persist in trying to set people right.

  4. Thomas Hobbes:

    No mans error becomes his own Law; nor obliges him to persist in it.

  5. Cory Booker:

    We as a nation have not yet truly acknowledged and grappled with racism and white supremacy that has tainted this countrys founding, it continues to persist in those deep racial disparities and inequalities today.

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