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persevere
used in 1984 by Orwell

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Definition
to keep working at something — especially despite difficulties
  • The first time he tried to smoke it made him sick, but he persevered, and spun the packet out for a long time, smoking half a cigarette after each meal.
    p. 275.2
persevered = kept working at something despite difficulties
There are no more uses of "persevere" in 1984 by Orwell.

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