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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Continual determination in the face of adversity.

Usage examples (34)
  • perseverance is failing nineteen times and succeeding the twentieth.
  • Historically speaking, perseverance is not my strong suit.
  • So what does Walt Disney have to do with the word perseverance?
  • Whenever I hear the word perseverance, I think of three things: for more
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