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See definition of perseverate on Dictionary.com
  • as inpersist
  • as inretrace

synonyms for perseverate

  • carry on
  • carry over
  • continue
  • endure
  • go on
  • linger
  • persevere
  • prevail
  • pursue
  • recur
  • remain
  • abide
  • grind
  • insist
  • last
  • obtain
  • repeat
  • strive
  • be resolute
  • be stubborn
  • follow through
  • follow up
  • go all the way
  • go the limit
  • hold on
  • keep up
  • leave no stone unturned
  • perdure
  • see through
  • stick it out
  • stick to guns
  • tough it out
See also synonyms for: perseverative

antonyms for perseverate

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  • cease
  • discontinue
  • give up
  • go
  • halt
  • leave
  • stop
  • forget
  • quit
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How to use perseverate in a sentence

Without such control, someone who perseverates finds it difficult to stop a particular action and switch to another.
MY SON FELL WHILE SKIING. THEN HIS MIND WENT BLANK.TRACY ROSSAPRIL 12, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
It’s easy to rebuke yourself when you realize you’ve been perseverating on a rude encounter on the subway for hours.
A QUIET PATH OUT OF THE CORONAVIRUS SHADOW - ISSUE 98: MINDCLAYTON DALTONMARCH 31, 2021NAUTILUS
It can involve perseverating about the past, which we call rumination, perseverating about the future, we call that worry.
HOW TO QUIET YOUR MIND CHATTER - ISSUE 98: MINDLIZ GREENEMARCH 10, 2021NAUTILUS
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