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persistent
used in 1984 by Orwell

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Definition
continuing — especially despite difficulties or opposition
  • One did not know what happened inside the Ministry of Love, but it was possible to guess: tortures, drugs, delicate instruments that registered your nervous reactions, gradual wearing-down by sleeplessness and solitude and persistent questioning.
    p. 167.2
persistent = continuing
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