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tenacious

US [təˈneɪʃəs]
UK [tə'neɪʃəs]
  • adj.紧握的;不松手的;坚持的;顽强的
  • Web固执的;顽固的;坚韧
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adj.
1.
紧握的;不松手的;坚持的that does not stop holding sth or give up sth easily; determined
a tenacious grip
紧握
She's a tenacious woman. She never gives up.
她是个坚毅的人,从不放弃。
The party has kept its tenacious hold on power for more than twenty years.
这个政党已牢牢掌握大权二十多年。
2.
顽强的;坚忍不拔的continuing to exist, have influence, etc. for longer than you might expect
a tenacious illness
顽症

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