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persistent
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The Importance of Being Earnest
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  • And you do not seem to realise, dear Doctor, that by persistently remaining single, a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation.

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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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