Sentence Examples


  • Nightmares persist with the dogs of the law in never ending pursuit.
  • And about this harpooneer, whom I have not yet seen, you persist in telling me the most mystifying and exasperating stories tending to beget in me an uncomfortable feeling towards the man whom you design for my bedfellow--a sort of connexion, landlord, which is an intimate and confidential one in the highest degree.
  • Phosphorescence is often found to persist after the animal is dead,
  • Should they persist in doing so without express advertisement consent the council has the power to seek an injunction.
  • The microbial aerosols did not persist for long periods, nor was there evidence of spread to adjoining areas.

What's another word for persist?

comments powered by Disqus