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persistent
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Heart of Darkness
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  • The river-bank was clear, and on the water-side I saw a white man under a hat like a cart-wheel beckoning persistently with his whole arm.
  • The dusk was repeating them in a persistent whisper all around us, in a whisper that seemed to swell menacingly like the first whisper of a rising wind.

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  • She has a persistent cough.
  • It is the kind of problem that can be solved if we are persistent in our efforts.

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