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persistent
used in The Fountainhead

3 uses
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Definition
continuing — especially despite difficulties or opposition
  • Keating would not admit that he had tried to see Dominique again, persistently and without results.
    1.12 — Part 1 Chapter 12 (41% in)
  • He went away, relieved and desolate, cursing himself for the dull, persistent feeling that told him he had missed a chance which would never return; that something was closing in on them both and they had surrendered.
    1.12 — Part 1 Chapter 12 (99% in)
  • Those who denounced him too persistently were run out of their professions: some in a few weeks, others many years later.
    3.1 — Part 3 Chapter 1 (77% in)

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