Persever vs Persist - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between persever and persist
is that persever
is while persist
is to go on stubbornly or resolutely.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* 1623 , , III.7
* 1633 , , "Heaven", The English Poems of George Herbert . C. A. Patrides, ed. London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1974. Repr. 1991. 191
- Instruct my daughter how she shall persever , / That time and place with this deceit so lawful / May prove coherent.
- Light, joy, and leisure; but shall they persever ? / Echo. Ever.
To go on stubbornly or resolutely.
To repeat an utterance.
To continue to exist.
(computing) To cause to persist; make permanent.
* 2006 , Marco Bellinaso, ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming
* 2009 , Alistair Croll, Sean Power, Complete Web Monitoring
- This would not be saved after his session terminates because we don't have an actual user identity to allow us to persist the settings.
- While hashtags aren't formally part of Twitter, some clients, such as Tweetdeck, will persist hashtags across replies to create a sort of message threading.
* (go on stubbornly or resolutely) persevere, see also
* (continue to exist) last, remain
* persistence / persistency
(cognate terms using -sist)