Synonyms and Antonyms of persistent
- although his first attempts were singularly unsuccessful, he was persistent in his pursuit of a career in rock music
adamant, bullheaded, dogged, hardened, hardheaded, headstrong, implacable, indurate, mulish, obdurate, obstinate, opinionated, peevish, pertinacious, perverse, pigheaded, self-willed, stiff-necked, stubborn, unregenerate, unyielding, willful (or wilful)
Learn More about persistent
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up persistent? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).