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perseverant Line breaks: per|se¦ver|ant
Pronunciation: /pəːsəˈvɪər(ə)nt/

Definition of perseverant in English:


Persistent in doing something despite difficulty; unwavering: you need to be spirited and perseverant to drive your projects through if you have a perseverant mind, you will work until all problems are resolved
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  • The critical resource is personnel - dedicated and energetic and perseverant - with a vision for a thriving undergraduate physics program.
  • Families achieve these results through self-sacrifice and perseverant efforts that promote their children's development.
  • I was perseverant, I worked hard, and I had a supportive advisor.


Late Middle English: from Old French, from the verb perseverer (see persevere).

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