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We found 35 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word persist:
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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. persist: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. persist: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. persist: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. persist: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. persist: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. persist: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Persist, persist: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. persist: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. persist: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. persist: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. persist: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. persist: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Persist, persist: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. persist: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. persist: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. persist: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Persist: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Persist: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. persist: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. persist: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. persist: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. persist: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. persist: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. persist: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. persist: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. persist: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. persist: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Persist (Java), persist: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. persist: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. persist: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. PERSIST: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. PERSIST: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. persist: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (persist)

verb:  stay behind
verb:  continue to exist
verb:  be persistent, refuse to stop ("He persisted to call me every night")

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Phrases that include persist:   persist in

Words similar to persist:   endure, persevere, persisted, persister, persisting, prevail, remain, run, stay, die hard, hang in, hang on, hold on, more...

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