Persistent in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Persistent

not stopping; continuous

Examples of Persistent in a sentence

Although I have been taking medicine for two weeks, I still cannot get rid of this persistent cough.  🔊

The persistent noise kept Ted awake all night.  🔊

Because Jan has a persistent respiratory infection, she has been on antibiotics for several months.  🔊

We keep rescheduling our picnic because of the persistent rainstorms.  🔊

According to Brad, his wife is a persistent complainer who has a negative opinion about everything.  🔊

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