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perseverance

noun [U] uk   /ˌpɜː.sɪˈvɪə.rəns/ us    /ˌpɝː.səˈvɪr.əns/ approving
C2 continued effort and determination: Through hard work and perseverance, he worked his way up from being a teacher in a village school to the headmaster of a large college.
Translations of “perseverance”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不屈不撓,堅持不懈…
in Russian упорство, настойчивость…
in Turkish azim, sebat, dayanma gücü…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不屈不挠,坚持不懈…
in Polish wytrwałość…
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