Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
persistence /pə'sistəns/ (persistency) /pə'sistənsi/
  • danh từ
    • tính kiên gan, tính bền bỉ
    • tính cố chấp; tính ngoan cố
    • tính dai dẳng
Concise Dictionary
pər'sɪstəns /pə-
+the property of a continuous and connected period of time
+persistent determination
+the act of persisting or persevering; continuing or repeating behavior

Thesaurus Dictionary
perseverance, resolve, determination, resolution, steadfastness, tenacity, constancy, assiduity, stamina, tirelessness, indefatigability, indefatigableness, tirelessness, pluck, grit, patience, diligence, pertinacity, doggedness, stubbornness, obstinacy, obduracy:
By sheer persistence he got his own way.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun [U]
1 the fact of continuing to try to do sth in spite of difficulties, especially when other people are against you and think that you are being annoying or unreasonable: His persistence was finally rewarded when the insurance company agreed to pay for the damage. + It was her sheer persistence that wore them down in the end.
2 the state of continuing to exist for a long period of time: the persistence of unemployment in the 1970s and 1980s
Collocation Dictionary


dogged, remarkable, sheer




be rewarded, pay off
My persistence in demanding my rights finally paid off.


by ~
By sheer persistence, I eventually got her to change her mind.
| through ~
He achieved success through dogged persistence.

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