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persistent

US [pərˈsɪstənt]
UK [pə(r)ˈsɪstənt]
  • adj.执着的;不屈不挠的;坚持不懈的;连绵的
  • Web坚持的;固执的;持续的
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adj.
1.
执着的;不屈不挠的;坚持不懈的determined to do sth despite difficulties, especially when other people are against you and think that you are being annoying or unreasonable
How do you deal with persistent salesmen who won't take no for an answer?
你怎么对付那些志在必得、一直纠缠下去的推销员?
a persistent offender(= a person who continues to commit crimes after they have been caught and punished)
惯犯
2.
连绵的;持续的;反复出现的continuing for a long period of time without interruption, or repeated frequently, especially in a way that is annoying and cannot be stopped
persistent rain
阴雨连绵
a persistent cough
持续不断的咳嗽

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