persevere: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (pûr"su-vēr'), [key]
— v., -vered, -ver•ing.
- to persist in anything undertaken; maintain a purpose in spite of difficulty, obstacles, or discouragement; continue steadfastly.
- to persist in speech, interrogation, argument, etc.; insist.
- to bolster, sustain, or uphold: unflagging faith that had persevered him.
- persevere (Thesaurus)