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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. Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre:

    I must dislike those who, whatever I do to please them, persist in disliking me; I must resist those who punish me unjustly.

  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. Thomaz Favaro:

    Uncertainty over the level of taxation for the agriculture industry will thus likely persist in the short-to-medium term.

  4. Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez:

    I also ask anyone who suspects a friend or loved one may be the victim of abuse to persist in helping them escape a potentially deadly situation.

  5. 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.

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