Definition of 'persevere'
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Fran says I will have a `breakthrough' soon & must persevere. AND GOD CREATED THE AU PAIR (2005)`I'll persevere with anything that might rid me of this pestilence. THE INNOCENTS AT HOME (A SUPERINTENDENT KENWORTHY NOVEL) (2005)But she felt compelled to persevere, knowing how lonely Eleanor must be. HERE BE DRAGONS (2005)
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Translations for 'persevere'
British English: persevere /ˌpɜːsɪˈvɪə/ VERB
If you persevere with something difficult, you continue doing it and do not give up.
Working out with someone else can be the key to persevering with a new exercise routine.
- American English: persevere
- Arabic: يُثَابِرُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: perseverar
- Chinese: 坚持
- Croatian: ustrajati
- Czech: vytrvat
- Danish: holde ud
- Dutch: volhouden
- European Spanish: perseverar
- Finnish: jatkaa sinnikkäästi
- French: persévérer
- German: durchhalten
- Greek: εμμένω
- Italian: perseverare
- Japanese: 辛抱する
- Korean: 버티어 해내다
- Norwegian: holde ut
- Polish: nie ustać
- European Portuguese: perseverar
- Romanian: a persevera
- Russian: упорно продолжать
- Spanish: perseverar
- Swedish: hålla ut
- Thai: ยืนหยัดถึงที่สุด
- Turkish: azmetmek
- Ukrainian: наполегливо домагатися
- Vietnamese: kiên trì
Definition of persevere from the Collins English Dictionary
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