Firm or obstinate continuance in a course of action in spite of difficulty or opposition.; The continued or prolonged existence of something.
‘companies must have patience and persistence, but the rewards are there’
‘It took a lot of persistence and perseverance and a lot of great people around me telling me that I could do it and I could get there.’
‘His persistence was finally rewarded after he moved into real estate, and then city trading.’
‘He did this with good policies, hard work and persistence and in spite of media bias in favour of his New Labour opponent.’
‘What might be the factors determining the tenacious persistence of virus transmission?’
‘His persistence was rewarded unexpectedly, and in a way that had a great influence on the fortunes of his party as a whole.’
настойчивость, упорство, стойкость, постоянство, живучесть, продолжительность