To better see all uses of the word
War and Peace
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Used In
War and Peace
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Between three and four o’clock in the afternoon Prince Andrew, who had persisted in his request to Kutuzov, arrived at Grunth and reported himself to Bagration.
  • What is it?" persisted Natasha with her quick intuition.

  • There are no more uses of "persist" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • The child persisted in asking questions despite my obvious desire to be left alone.
  • We expect the conditions to persist into next year.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading