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persist
pər'sɪst
Main
English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Be persistent, refuse to stop.
  2. Continue to exist.
  3. Stay behind.
Hyphenationper•sist
Part of Speech(不及物的动) intransitive verb
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坚持jiānchíto persevere with; to persist in; to insist on
固执gùzhíobstinate; stubborn
持续chíxùto continue; to persist; sustainable; preservation
坚执jiānzhíto persist; to continue upholding; to persevere; to stick to something; stubborn
坚持下来jiānchí xiàlaito persist
坚持到jiānchí dàoto persist
复现fùxiànto reappear; to persist (in memory)
再接再厉zài jiē zài lìto continue the struggle (idiom); to persist; unremitting efforts
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