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Antonyms for persist inper·sist in

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  1. continue, persist inverb

    do something repeatedly and showing no intention to stop

    "We continued our research into the cause of the illness"; "The landlord persists in asking us to move"

    Synonyms:
    go along, keep on, remain, stay on, go on, stay, carry on, keep, go forward, retain, uphold, extend, cover, proceed, bear on, preserve, continue

How to use persist in in a sentence?

  1. District Judge Randolph Moss:

    The damage that they caused that day is way beyond the delays that day. It is a damage that will persist in this country for decades.

  2. Hannah Whitall Smith:

    The true secret of giving advice is, after you have honestly given it, to be perfectly indifferent whether it is taken or not, and never persist in trying to set people right.

  3. Chuck Schumer:

    There is no good reason to allow this legal authority to persist in case another reckless Commander-in-Chief tries the same trick in the future.

  4. Unknown:

    That which we persist in doing becomes easier, not that the task itself has become easier, but that our ability to perform it has improved.

  5. Cory Booker:

    We as a nation have not yet truly acknowledged and grappled with racism and white supremacy that has tainted this countrys founding, it continues to persist in those deep racial disparities and inequalities today.

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