Definition of Persevered

1. Verb. (past of persevere) ¹



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Definition of Persevered

1. persevere [v] - See also: persevere

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Persevered

perseverance of the saints
perseverances
perseverant
perseverantly
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perseverated
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perseverating
perseveration
perseverations
perseverative
perseveratively
perseveraunce
perseveraunt
persevere
persevered (current term)
perseverent
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persia
persian
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persic oil
persicaria
persicarias
persico
persicos

Literary usage of Persevered

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1. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1894)
"Murphy, however, persevered in his pursuit, and was about bringing out an almanac for 1848, when he died at his lodgings, 108 Dorset Street, St. Bride's, ..."

2. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1843)
"... sceptre-(H4) wisest of the Roman governors persevered in this pernicious method of collecting the principal branches at least of the excise and custom. ..."

3. The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius C├Žsar, to the Revolution by David Hume (1810)
"The city of London, indeed, persevered in mipe- England rious expostulation with the sovereign ; while the king had the magnanimous patience to answer ..."

4. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1904)
"In this he persevered until he developed a narrative style which, for his purpose, could hardly be surpassed: it is lucid and easy, if somewhat commonplace. ..."

5. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for by Edmund Burke, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress), John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) (1822)
"on one occasion, when no whales were seen, persevered westward to a considerable length, and accidentally fell in with some immense flakes of ice, which, ..."

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