pertinacious

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Englisch - Englisch
Stubbornly resolute or tenacious
Holding tenaciously to an opinion or purpose
persistent or unyielding
{a} obstinate, stiff, resolute, steady
{s} stubborn, steadfast, tenacious, obstinate
Holding or adhering to any opinion, purpose, or design, with obstinacy; perversely persistent; obstinate; as, pertinacious plotters; a pertinacious beggar
Resolute; persevering; constant; steady
stubbornly unyielding; "dogged persistence"; "dour determination"; "the most vocal and pertinacious of all the critics"; "a mind not gifted to discover truth but tenacious to hold it"- T S Eliot; "men tenacious of opinion"
Someone who is pertinacious continues trying to do something difficult rather than giving up quickly. continuing to believe something or to do something in a very determined way = tenacious (pertinax, from tenax; TENACIOUS)
pertinate
pertinaciously
In a stubbornly resolute manner; tenaciously holding one's opinion or course of action

In Greater Poland (Wielkopolska) the middle class and part of the local gentry clung pertinaciously to Lutheranism.

pertinacity
The state or characteristic of being pertinacious

Again and again, however, and half a dozen other agains, with the inexorable pertinacity of a child intent upon some object important to itself, did he renew his efforts for admittance.

pertinacity
unyielding adherence
pertinaciously
{a} obstinately, stubbornly, stiffly
pertinacity
{n} obstinacy, stubbornness, constancy, firmness
Pertinaciously
pertinately
Pertinacity
pertinacy
pertinaciously
in a dogged and pertinacious manner; "he struggled pertinaciously for the new resolution
pertinaciously
in a dogged and pertinacious manner; "he struggled pertinaciously for the new resolution"
pertinaciously
In a stubbornly resolute manner; tenaciously holding ones opinion or course of action
pertinacity
persistent determination
pertinacity
{i} stubbornness, obstinacy, tenaciousness
pertinacity
wanton stubbornness
pertinacity
The quality or state of being pertinacious; obstinacy; perseverance; persistency
Türkisch - Englisch

Definition von pertinacious im Türkisch Englisch wörterbuch

tutkal gibi unpleasant and pertinacious
(person)
pertinacious

    Silbentrennung

    per·ti·na·cious

    Aussprache

    Etymologie

    [ "p&r-t&n-'A ] (adjective.) 1626. From Latin pertinax; per- ‘very’ + tenax ‘tenacious’.

    Wort des Tages

    lissotrichous
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