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persist
Inglés americano: /pərˈsɪst/
Inglés británico: /pəˈsɪst/

Traducción de persist en español:

intransitive verb

  • 1 (person) (continue doggedly)to persist in something/-ingthey persisted in the belief o in believing that …
    persistieron en la creencia de que …
    the reporter persisted in asking awkward questions
    el reportero insistió en hacer preguntas embarazosas
    he will persist in calling me 'darling'
    insiste or se empeña en llamarme 'cariño'
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • He retreated to the ground and did not continue to persist in creating hostile assaults.
    • The main effort should focus on finding a solution to the conflict, rather than persisting with the current situation of conflict management.
    • But the BCC and the police are firm about persisting with the system.
  • 2
    (belief/rumor/doubts)
    persistir
    if the pain persists, see your doctor
    si persiste el dolor, consulte a su médico
    if the rain persists …
    si continúa or sigue lloviendo …
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • After the operation his symptoms persisted and got worse, leaving him in such pain that he had to be prescribed morphine.
    • O'Connor said the symptoms usually persist for a few days and then ease up.
    • It says on the packet to consult your doctor if symptoms persist for more than seven days.

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