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persevere


persevere

verb

Definition of PERSEVERE

to continue despite difficulties, opposition, or discouragement <although he was frustrated by the lack of financial resources and support, he persevered in his scientific research>
Synonyms carry on, persist
Phrases gut it out, hang in there

February 26, 2015
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Tending to find fault and raise objections
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