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synonyms for persistence

  • endurance
  • grit
  • perseverance
  • stamina
  • tenacity
  • constancy
  • doggedness
  • indefatigability
  • pluck
  • resolution
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antonyms for persistence

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  • apathy
  • laziness
  • lethargy
  • weakness
  • idleness
  • indifference
  • indolence
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“I think there are many ways in which the persistence of poverty and lack of robust healthcare institutions in low income countries can be attributed to the behaviors and policies and decisions of larger countries,” Wenner says.
A CORONAVIRUS VACCINE WILL SAVE MORE LIVES IF WE SHARE IT WIDELYKAT ESCHNERSEPTEMBER 17, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Renovation will always incur wreckage, but the key is to rebuild smarter each time, to find the path of persistence.
DAWN OF THE HELIOCENE - ISSUE 90: SOMETHING GREENSUMMER PRAETORIUSSEPTEMBER 16, 2020NAUTILUS
The first was the persistence and intensity of average temperatures across Siberia this past January to June.
SIBERIAN HEAT WAVE THAT CAUSED AN OIL SPILL MADE MORE LIKELY BY CLIMATE CHANGECAROLYN GRAMLINGAUGUST 13, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
“Patterns of synchronous activity have recently been purposed to underlie the persistence of memories over long periods of time,” wrote the team.
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By studying the persistence of that information, Hoyal Cuthill and her colleagues formulated hypotheses about how the rangeomorphs changed throughout their lives.
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Not too far away in their own tubes live other sleepless flies, animated with the calm persistence of those consigned to eternal day.
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I particularly dislike the narrowness of his views, and the persistence with which he upholds them.
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He pointed to a needle that was moving with slow certainty and deadly persistence across a graduated dial.
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The enlargement or persistence of the thymus can be better recognised, and doctors now seldom fail to notice it.
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Once you have learned it, you are either discouraged or fired anew with the persistence of patience.
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WORDS RELATED TO PERSISTENCE

  • assiduousness
  • attention
  • attentiveness
  • care
  • concentration
  • doggedness
  • effort
  • industriousness
  • industry
  • persistence
  • sedulousness
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