Synonyms and Antonyms of perseverance
the quality that allows someone to continue trying to do something even though it is difficult
- His perseverance was rewarded: after many rejections, he finally found a job.
- Perseverance is required to perfect just about any skill.
doggedness, obduracy, obdurateness, obstinacy, obstinateness, persistence, persistency, stubbornness, tenaciousness, tenacity
decidedness, decision, decisiveness, determination, determinedness, firmness, granite, purposefulness, resoluteness, resolution, resolve, stick-to-itiveness
certainty, certitude, confidence, sureness
alacrity, eagerness, gameness, readiness
backbone, fortitude, grit, iron, pluck, sand
doubt, incertitude, indetermination, uncertainty
aversion, disinclination, indisposition, reluctance, unwillingness
hesitation, indecision, indecisiveness, irresoluteness, irresolution, vacillation