Persistently \Per*sist"ent*ly\, adv. In a persistent manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • persistently — [[t]pə(r)sɪ̱stəntli[/t]] 1) ADV GRADED: ADV with v, ADV adj If something happens persistently, it happens again and again or for a long time. The allegations have been persistently denied by ministers... People with rail season tickets will get… …   English dictionary

  • persistently — adv. Persistently is used with these verbs: ↑repeat …   Collocations dictionary

  • persistently — persistent ► ADJECTIVE 1) persisting or having a tendency to persist. 2) continuing or recurring; prolonged. 3) Botany & Zoology (of a horn, leaf, etc.) remaining attached instead of falling off in the normal manner. DERIVATIVES persistence noun… …   English terms dictionary

  • persistently — adverb 1. in a persistent manner (Freq. 1) he was asking questions, unavoidable questions, persistently... • Derived from adjective: ↑persistent 2. with persistence (Freq. 1) • Derived from adjective: ↑persistent …   Useful english dictionary

  • persistently — adverb see persistent …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • persistently — See persistent. * * * …   Universalium

  • persistently — adverb In a persistent manner …   Wiktionary

  • persistently — Synonyms and related words: and night, assiduously, bec et ongles, chronically, committedly, day after day, decidedly, decisively, determinedly, devotedly, diligently, doggedly, earnestly, enduringly, faithfully, firmly, fixedly, for an age, for… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • persistently — pÉ™(r) sɪstÉ™ntlɪ adv. stubbornly; diligently; industriously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • persistently — per·sist·ent·ly …   English syllables

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