Definition: determination that allows one to carry on with a task or duty despite the tremendous effort and/or time required
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): determination, endurance
Antonym(s): indifference, apathy
1. Without perseverance, the soldier would never have completed basic training.
2. With perseverance and a tremendous amount of effort, Bill will run again.
3. Even though John was feeling under the weather, his perseverance allowed him to continue working and meet his project deadline.