persistence

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persistence(
puhr
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sihs
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tihns
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (tenacity)
a. la perseverancia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
It'll take persistence, but if we stick together, I'm confident we'll make it.Hará falta perseverancia, pero si nos mantenemos unidos, estoy seguro de que lo lograremos.
b. la persistencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Persistence can change apparent failure into success.La persistencia puede hacer que lo que parecía un fracaso acabe siendo un éxito.
2. (continued existence)
a. la persistencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The pain's persistence, even under medication, had the doctors baffled.La persistencia del dolor, incluso bajo el efecto de la medicación, tenía a los médicos desconcertados.
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persistence
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of person)
a. la empeño m, persistencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (of pain, belief, rumors)
a. la persistencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
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persistence [pəˈsɪstəns]
persistency [pəˈsɪstənsɪ]
noun
1 (tenacity) perseverancia (f)
as a reward for her persistence como premio a su perseverancia
2 (continuing to exist) [of symptoms, disease] persistencia (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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