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tenaciousadjective [not gradable]

us   /təˈneɪ·ʃəs/
unwilling to accept defeat or stop doing or having something: Seles is a tenacious opponent – she never gives in.
tenacity
noun [U] us   /təˈnæs·ɪ·t̬i/
They cling with admirable tenacity to their traditions.
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tenaciousadjective

uk   /təˈneɪ.ʃəs/ us   /təˈneɪ.ʃəs/
(Definition of tenacious from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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