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pertinaciously

See definition of pertinaciously on Dictionary.com
  • as infirmly
  • as inobstinately

synonyms for pertinaciously

  • adamantly
  • decisively
  • doggedly
  • persistently
  • resolutely
  • staunchly
  • steadfastly
  • strictly
  • stubbornly
  • tenaciously
  • unwaveringly
  • constantly
  • indefatigably
  • intently
  • obdurately
  • obstinately
  • perseveringly
  • purposefully
  • stolidly
  • through thick and thin
  • unchangeably
  • with heavy hand

antonyms for pertinaciously

MOST RELEVANT
  • indefinitely
  • weakly
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How to use pertinaciously in a sentence

This brought up all the unsettled claims which had been so pertinaciously enforced and so firmly resisted.
A SHORT HISTORY OF RHODE ISLANDGEORGE WASHINGTON GREENE
The theory, so pertinaciously put forward by Max Mller, was that myths originated from a subsequent misunderstanding of words.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
Neither tortoise nor caïman paid any attention to their presence, but fought on pertinaciously.
POPULAR ADVENTURE TALESMAYNE REID
The story is told of a seaman who thrust his head out of one of the shot-holes, and pertinaciously kept it there.
HOW BRITANNIA CAME TO RULE THE WAVESW.H.G. KINGSTON
Enistor had watched and waited pertinaciously, and had little difficulty in getting on the track.
A SON OF PERDITIONFERGUS HUME
The major pertinaciously refused to increase his stakes, and, worse again, refused to play for anything but ready money.
MR. SCARBOROUGH'S FAMILYANTHONY TROLLOPE
"Then I'll walk a few steps with you," he said pertinaciously.
LONDON'S HEARTB. L. (BENJAMIN LEOPOLD) FARJEON
"We carry the worse consequences with us," said L'Isle, pertinaciously.
THE ACTRESS IN HIGH LIFESUE PETIGRU BOWEN
In some of the schools and churches they still pertinaciously adhered to the beaten path.
THE LIFE OF PHILIP MELANCHTHONKARL FRIEDRICH LEDDERHOSE
Pertinaciously and blandly she insisted to the doctor that Frau Lippheim was now quite well enough to make a short sea voyage.
TANTEANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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