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persists

verb , present tense third-person singular of persist

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1 to continue despite difficulties, opposition, or discouragement
  • she persisted in her efforts and eventually got the job she wanted
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2 to remain indefinitely in existence or in the same state
  • my headache persisted for almost the entire day
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