Part of speech:
Of a problem, that continues over an extended period of time.
Continuing or remaining for a long time; enduring:
The definition of enduring is something that is long-lasting and patient.
The definition of permanent is someone or something that is supposed to last for a very long time.
Tending to become more severe or wider in scope, as of a disease or paralysis.
Never ceasing; continuing or being repeated without stopping or in a way that seems endless; constant
Lasting for a long time; enduring:
Able to perform or compete over a long period, as by avoiding or overcoming injuries:
Functioning a long time; durable:
A grammatical intensifier, often used in describing something positive. (Mostly in idioms like good old, big old and little old, any old and some old.)
Having a life cycle of more than two years: said esp. of herbaceous plants that produce flowers and seed from the same root structure year after year
The definition of persistent is someone or something that is stubborn or keeps on going.
Of long duration
Lasting for a long time or longer than expected or usual.
Existing or remaining in the same state for an indefinitely long time
To present; offer:
To overlay or spread with something:
To maintain throughout; to keep intact.
Uphold is defined as to support or defend, or to keep from sinking.
To stay while others go
To remain or sojourn as a guest or lodger:
To continue to do:
To keep in mind
To move, pass, or go forward or onward; to advance; to continue or renew motion begun.
To experience or suffer:
Subsist is to continue to exist or to stay alive.
To begin again or continue after interruption.
To take up again; resume:
To prolong is to make something last longer.
To last longer than:
To last; endure
To continue to be; persist:
To associate or consider as related:
To transfer (a figure, entry, account, etc.) from one column, page, time, etc. to the next in order
The definition of add means to join or bring together for the purpose of increasing in number or importance or to change the effect.
To stretch is to last longer than expected or to cause something to last longer than expected.
To recapitulate is to restate or briefly summarize what you have said or the information presented.
To begin operation again.
To form the last or concluding part of:
To put an end to; discontinue:
To end; finish; conclude
To arrive at or attain the end of:
To cause to cease or end
Postpone is defined as to put off to or place in a later time.
To cause to remain or last; retain or maintain:
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