Meaning of “stick at sth” in the English Dictionary

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"stick at sth" in British English

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stick at sth

also stick to/with sth UK
phrasal verb with stick uk /stɪk/ us /stɪk/ verb stuck, stuck

to continue trying hard to do something difficult:

You'll never learn to play the piano if you're not going to stick at it.

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(Definition of “stick at sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)