toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

persistent
used in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Butler)

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
continuing — especially despite difficulties or opposition
  • Achilles will kill Hector to avenge Patroclus, and from that time I will bring it about that the Achaeans shall persistently drive the Trojans back till they fulfil the counsels of Minerva and take Ilius.
    Book 15 (9% in)

There are no more uses of "persistent" in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Butler).

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®