Synonyms of 'persistent'
unrelentingflooding caused by persistent rain
Residents reported that they heard continuous gunfire.
The frontier was a constant source of conflict.
The pressure now was relentless.
Repeated absence from school is problem behavior.
I am tired of your endless complaints.
her perpetual complaints
She suffered continual police harassment.
a never-ending round of bombings, shootings and sectarian murder
an interminable meeting
an unrelenting downpour of rain
Incessant rain made conditions almost intolerable.
boarding school, where I spent six years of unremitting misery
thanks to his unremitting efforts
showing persistenceHe phoned again this morning – he's very persistent.
He is making a determined effort to regain lost ground.
through sheer dogged determination
the steady beat of the drums
Their chance meeting was the start of an enduring friendship.
He is a stubborn character used to getting his own way.
a decisive and resolute international leader
He was a tireless worker for justice.
He is regarded as a persistent and tenacious interviewer.
He remained steadfast in his belief that he had done the right thing.
He is obstinate and determined and will not give up.
His indefatigable spirit helped him to cope with the illness.
On one issue, however, she was immovable.
an assiduous student
The administration have been obdurate defenders of the status quo.
He was sustained by the unflagging support of his family.
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in the sense of assiduous
hard-workingan assiduous student
in the sense of constant
continuousThe frontier was a constant source of conflict.
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Thesaurus for persistent from the Collins English Thesaurus
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