stick at it


British, informal
: to continue doing or trying to do something
If you stick at it long enough, you'll succeed.

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Recent Examples on the Web People who start stuff here tend to stick at it. Business Forum | Steve Grove, Star Tribune, 22 Nov. 2020

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“Stick at it.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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