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persistentadjective abiding, adamant, assiduous, chronic, continued, continuing, continuous, determined, dogged, durable, enduring, everlasting, faithful, insistent, lasting, obstinate, patient, perdurable, perseverant, persevering, pertinacious, purposeful, refusing to relent, relentless, remaining, repeated, resolute, resolved, sedulous, serious, set upon, staying, steadfast, steady, strong-willed, stubborn, sustained, tenacious, tireless, unceasing, unchanging, unchecked, undaunted, undiscouraged, undying, unfailing, unfaltering, unrelaxing, unremitting, unswerving, untiring, unvarying, unwavering, unwearying, unyielding
See also: chronic, connected, continual, diligent, durable, faithful, frequent, immutable, incessant, indelible, industrious, inexorable, infinite, insistent, lasting, patient, permanent, perpetual, pertinacious, relentless, repeated, resolute, sedulous, stable, steadfast, strong, undaunted, unrelenting, unremitting, unyielding, zealous