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English definition of “tenacious”

tenacious

adjective     /təˈneɪ.ʃəs/
holding tightly onto something, or keeping an opinion in a determined way: The baby took my finger in its tenacious little fist. There has been tenacious local opposition to the new airport.Strong-willed tenaciously     /-li/ adverb Strong-willed
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