Thesaurus

persisting

verb , present participle of persist

Synonyms and Antonyms of persisting

1 to continue despite difficulties, opposition, or discouragement
  • she persisted in her efforts and eventually got the job she wanted
Synonyms of persisting
Words Related to persisting
Phrases Synonymous with persisting
Near Antonyms of persisting
2 to remain indefinitely in existence or in the same state
  • my headache persisted for almost the entire day
Synonyms of persisting
Words Related to persisting
Near Antonyms of persisting
Antonyms of persisting


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up persisting? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

involving a confidence or trust

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!