persisting

[ per-sist, -zist ]SEE DEFINITION OF persisting

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PERSISTING

Persisting in my friendliness my questions slowly drew him out.

By persisting in your path, though you forfeit the little you gain the great.

But that persisting calm of Mr. Wilding's was too much for old Nick Trenchard.

You see you were wrong in persisting to me that I would not find a fourth husband.

And he, persisting in his tone of reverie—'I do not know—I do not remember.'

Whitmer was also accused of persisting in the use of tea, coffee, and tobacco.

A dominant Idea informs the life of the Tree; persisting, it forms the tree.

She read poems, essays, the ideas of the seminary at Marysville persisting in her mind.

If you miss one line you find the idea repeated or persisting in the next.

Seeing no great use in persisting in the attempt, I gave it up.

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