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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: persist(0.01183 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to persist.
English → Indonesian (quick)
berkuat, ngotot, tetap melakukan
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: continue to exist; “These stories die hard”; “The legend of
Elvis endures” [syn: prevail, die hard, run, endure]
2: be persistent, refuse to stop; “he persisted to call me
every night”; “The child persisted and kept asking
questions” [syn: persevere, hang in, hang on, hold on
3: stay behind; “The smell stayed in the room”; “The hostility
remained long after they made up” [syn: remain, stay]
English → English (gcide)
Persist \Per*sist"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Persisted; p. pr. &
vb. n. Persisting.] [L. persistere; per + sistere to stand
or be fixed, fr. stare to stand: cf. F. persister. See
Per-, and Stand.]
To stand firm; to be fixed and unmoved; to stay; to continue
steadfastly; especially, to continue fixed in a course of
conduct against opposing motives; to persevere; -- sometimes
conveying an unfavorable notion, as of doggedness or
If they persist in pointing their batteries against
particular persons, no laws of war forbid the making
Some positive, persisting fops we know,
Who, if once wrong, will needs be always so. --Pope.
That face persists.
It floats up; it turns over in my mind. --Mrs.
Syn: See Persevere, and Insist.