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persist
used in Frankenstein

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Definition to continue — often despite difficulty
  • At first I attempted to prevent her but she persisted, and entering the room where it lay, hastily examined the neck of the victim, and clasping her hands exclaimed, 'O God!
    Chapter 7 (12% in)

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