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persevere

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of persevere

  1. 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 Related Words dig in, hang on, keep up; follow through (with); knuckle down Phrases gut it out, hang in there Near Antonyms give up, knock off, quit; bow, give in, submit, succumb, surrender, yield; falter, hang back, hesitate, shilly-shally, vacillate, waver, wobble (also wabble)





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