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persevere
used in The Remains of the Day

2 uses
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Definition
to keep working at something — especially despite difficulties
  • And she had a good life ahead of her if only she'd persevered.
    3e — Day 3 - Evening (24% in)
  • He and Sir David accordingly set upon this final crucial lap of their preparations and to witness the unswerving determination with which they persevered in the face of repeated frustrations was a humbling experience; countless letters and telegrams were dispatched and his lordship himself made three separate trips to Paris within the space of two months.
    2m — Day 2 - Morning (47% in)

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