Synonyms of persistence in English:


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1‘he had risen to his present position by dint of hard work and sheer persistence’

perseverance, tenacity, determination, resolve, resolution, resoluteness, staying power, purposefulness, firmness of purpose, patience, endurance, application, diligence, sedulousness, dedication, commitment, doggedness, persistency, pertinacity, assiduity, assiduousness, steadfastness, tirelessness, indefatigability, stamina
intransigence, obstinacy
informal stickability
North American informal stick-to-it-iveness
archaic continuance
rare perseveration