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persevere
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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Definition
to keep working at something — especially despite difficulties
  • But Mr. Fowler being a persevering man, as a good seaman should be, blockaded the house, and having met you succeeded by certain arguments, metallic or otherwise, in convincing you that your interests were the same as his.
    Adventure XII — The Adventure of the Copper Beeches (97% in)

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