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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a stubbornly unyielding manner.

Usage examples (35)
  • He struggled pertinaciously for the new resolution
  • Adjective : a pertinacious salesman from whom I could not escape
  • The landlady's youngest daughter, an officious little girl of about twelve, volunteered as guide, and, being rejected, followed us pertinaciously from a distance.
  • "Without much dreaming?" continued the other, pertinaciously. for more
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