Synonyms of perseveration


1. perseveration, inclination, disposition, tendency

usage: the tendency for a memory or idea to persist or recur without any apparent stimulus for it

2. perseverance, persistence, perseveration, continuance, continuation

usage: the act of persisting or persevering; continuing or repeating behavior; "his perseveration continued to the point where it was no longer appropriate"

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Definition and meaning of perseveration (Dictionary)