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persistent
used in Notes from the Underground

3 uses
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Definition
continuing — especially despite difficulties or opposition
  • And how persistent, how insolent are your sallies, and at the same time what a scare you are in!
    1.11 — Part 1 Chapter 11 (20% in)
  • Suddenly I saw beside me two wide open eyes scrutinising me curiously and persistently.
    2.6 — Part 2 Chapter 6 (7% in)
  • If I suddenly asked him what he wanted, he would make me no answer, but continue staring at me persistently for some seconds, then, with a peculiar compression of his lips and a most significant air, deliberately turn round and deliberately go back to his room.
    2.8 — Part 2 Chapter 8 (76% in)

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