Perseverance


Perseverance
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Perseverance->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ perseverance
perseverance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ continuance
continuance
&c.(inaction) 143
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ permanence
permanence
&c.(absence of change) 141
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ firmness
firmness
&c.(stability) 150
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ constancy
constancy
steadiness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ singleness of purpose
singleness of purpose
tenacity of purpose
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ persistence
persistence
plodding
patience
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ sedulity
sedulity
&c.(industry) 682
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ pertinacy|
pertinacy|
pertinacity
pertinaciousness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ iteration
iteration
&c. 104
bottom
game
pluck
stamina
backbone
grit
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ indefatigability
indefatigability
indefatigableness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ bulldog courage
bulldog courage
PARAG:Perseverance->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ persevere
persevere
persist
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ hold on
hold on
hold out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ die in the last ditch
die in the last ditch
be in at the death
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stick to
stick to
cling to
adhere to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stick to one's text
stick to one's text
keep on
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ keep to one's course
keep to one's course
keep to one's ground
maintain one's course
maintain one's ground
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ go all lengths
go all lengths
go through fire and water
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bear up
bear up
keep up
hold up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ plod
plod
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stick to work
stick to work
&c.(work) 686
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ continue
continue
&c. 143
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ follow up
follow up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ die in harness
die in harness
die at one's post
PARAG:Perseverance->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ persevering
persevering
constant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ steady
steady
steadfast
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ undeviating
undeviating
unwavering
unfaltering
unswerving
unflinching
unsleeping
unflagging
undrooping
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ steady as time
steady as time
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unintermitting
unintermitting
unremitting
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ plodding
plodding
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ industrious
industrious
&c. 682
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ strenuous
strenuous
&c. 686
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ pertinacious
pertinacious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ persisting
persisting
persistent
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ solid
solid
sturdy
staunch
stanch
true to oneself
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unchangeable
unchangeable
&c. 150
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unconquerable
unconquerable
&c.(strong) 159
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ indomitable
indomitable
game to the last
indefatigable
untiring
unwearied
never tiring
PARAG:Perseverance->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ through evil report and good report
through evil report and good report
through thick and thin
through fire and water
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ per fas et nefas
per fas et nefas
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ without fail
without fail
sink or swim
at any price
vogue la galere

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Perseverance — Per se*ver ance, n. [F. pers[ e]v[ e]rance, L. perseverantia.] 1. The act of persevering; persistence in anything undertaken; continued pursuit or prosecution of any business, or enterprise begun. The king becoming graces . . . perseverance,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • perseverance — (n.) mid 14c., from Fr. persévérance (12c.), from L. perseverantia, from perseverantem, from perseverare (see PERSEVERE (Cf. persevere)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • perseverance — I noun application, backbone, constancy, continuance, continuation, determination, devotion, diligence, doggedness, endurance, firmness of purpose, indefatigableness, industry, intransigency, obduracy, obduration, obstinacy, patience, persistence …   Law dictionary

  • perseverance — [n] diligence, hard work backbone*, constancy, continuance, cool, dedication, determination, doggedness, drive, endurance, grit*, guts*, immovability, indefatigability, moxie*, persistence, pertinacity, pluck*, prolonging, purposefulness,… …   New thesaurus

  • perseverance — Perseverance, Pertinacia, Patientia, Perseuerantia, Permansio …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • perseverance — [pʉr΄sə vir′əns] n. [OFr < L perseverantia < perseverans, prp. of perseverare: see PERSEVERATE] 1. the act of persevering; continued, patient effort 2. the quality of one who perseveres; persistence 3. in Calvinism, the continuance in grace …   English World dictionary

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