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stick at sth

(also stick to/with sth) UK
phrasal verb with stick uk   us   /stɪk/ verb (stuck, stuck)
to ​continuetrying 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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