Persistence in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Persistence

the ability to continue on with something in spite of difficulty or opposition

Examples of Persistence in a sentence

His persistence at practicing paid off when he made every free throw shot during the game.  🔊

Because of the patient’s persistence to be seen, the nurse took her back to be examined.  🔊

The millionaire claimed that the secret to his success was persistence.  🔊

When training for a triathlon, persistence is key in making sure you are prepared.  🔊

The pianist’s recital piece was expertly played because of her persistence in rehearsing.  🔊

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