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Synonyms for persist

Synonyms for persist

to take and maintain a stand obstinately

to continue without halting despite difficulties or setbacks

to exist in spite of adversity

to be in existence or in a certain state for an indefinitely long time

Synonyms for persist

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The available data again suggest that histopathologic changes are seen early in disease, even in asymptomatic or mildly symptomatic individuals, and persist years after removal from exposure.
Thus, the pathogen can persist in the target host ([H.
Pay attention to those desires that persist, month after month, year after year.
The fourth and final group consists of bishops who disagree with group one's interpretation of Canon 905, specifically the clause "obstinately persist in manifestly grave sin.
Spending in these markets is in an uptrend that will likely persist for the foreseeable future.
And the United States can count on Asian nations to persist in these patterns for some time to come.
The purchase of Persist - for an undisclosed sum - is about Information Lifecycle Management, compliance with data retention regulations, and Persist's grid-like storage array.
If the child's perception of ability is low, he avoids the challenge, does not persist in the face of difficulty or drops out of the sport.
Flowers are inconspicuous, but the long, pea-like pods develop in the late summer and persist into late autumn, sometimes dangling from the branches into early winter.
For policy-makers to persist in pretending otherwise--to persist in myths of American innocence or fantasies about unlocking the secrets of history--is to increase the likelihood that the answers they come up with will be wrong.
However, the slowdown is not likely to persist into the second quarter of the year.
Yet possibilities for vase arrangements composed of leafy evergreen shoots, leafless stems, berry clusters and variously shaped seed pods persist throughout the months of fall and winter.
Only the BIG-IP solution has the required intelligence and processing power to switch, persist, or secure complex XML data to successfully deliver web services applications.
Both parties would have an incentive for business to persist that would help them achieve their targeted returns.
But a single significant mentoring relationship on campus can have a dynamic effect on a student's view of a college, and on his willingness and ability to persist through to a degree.