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persevere
Definition:
To persist in any business or enterprise undertaken; to pursue steadily any project or course begun; to maintain a purpose in spite of counter influences, opposition, or discouragement; not to give or abandon what is undertaken.

Synonyms:

noun
persevere
hang in, hang on, hold on, persist.
verb
abide
abide, bear, continue, endure, experience, go on, last, linger, persist, remain, suffer, tarry, tolerate, undergo, put up with.
continue
extend, maintain, prolong, protract, sustain.
keep at; work hard
carry on, continue, endure, go on, hang in, hold fast, hold on, keep going, keep on, leave no stone unturned, maintain, persist, plug away, press on, proceed, pursue, remain, stand firm, go for broke, be determined, stay the course, go for it, be resolved, be stubborn, keep driving, see it through, stick with it, hang tough.
persevere
stay, survive.
progress
keep going.
resolve
devote, resolve.
Examples of usage:
  1. He told the senators to persevere in the war. – A Book of Golden Deeds by Charlotte M. Yonge
  2. But he did persevere, and his work grew upon him. – Amos Huntingdon by T.P. Wilson
  3. It is possible for everyone to become a correct speaker if he will but persevere and take a little pains and care. – How to Speak and Write Correctly by Joseph Devlin
  4. Willie wished her to try, but thought she would not persevere. – The Lamplighter by Maria S. Cummins
  5. A maid had, indeed, a hard time to live in colonial days, did she persevere in her singular choice of remaining single. – Customs and Fashions in Old New England by Alice Morse Earle

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