Today’s word of the day is ‘Persist‘ Let us understand more about this word.
Persist [ per-sist ]
What is this word’s grammar?
The word is a verb, i.e., it demonstrates an action or an occurrence.
Does the word have a past tense? What is it?
2. Carry through
3. To continue steadfastly
4. Be resolute
How is the word pronounced in popular languages?
1. Hindi – Drdh rahana
2. Spanish – Persistir
3. French – Persister
4. Mandarin – Jiānchí
How to use this word in a sentence?
1. This allows stable patterns of user behaviour to emerge and persist.
2. That’s the paperwork used to report interest income — and serves as a sign that low-interest rates could persist.
3. A blunted stress response persisted into middle childhood, even after an average of seven to eight years in a household with healthy caregiving.
4. She found that even after considering geographic and demographic factors, the “Rush Limbaugh effect” persists.
5. We persist because when paid equally, we will earn $950,000 or more over the course of our careers.
What are some synonyms of the word of the day?
Some synonyms of the word are:
continue, endure, go on, linger, persevere, prevail, pursue, recur, remain, abide, grind, insist, last, obtain, perseverate, repeat, strive etc.
What are some antonyms of the word of the day?
Some antonyms of the word are:
cease, discontinue, give up, go, halt, leave, stop, forget, quit etc.
You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure. Persist! The world needs all you can give.
E. O. Wilson