Persist vs Survival - What's the difference?
As a verb persist
is to go on stubbornly or resolutely.
As a noun survival is
the fact or act of surviving; continued existence or life.
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)
The fact or act of surviving; continued existence or life.
(as a modifier ) Of, relating to or aiding survival.
- His survival in the open ocean was a miracle; he had fully expected to die.
(sports) The avoidance of relegation or demotion to a lower league or division.
* 2000 , Dan Goldstein,
- His survival kit had all the things he needed in the wilderness.
The Rough Guide to English Football: A Fans' Handbook 2000-2001 :
* 2013 , , How Football Saved My Life , page 139:
- "...a team that have turned snatching relegation from the jaws of top-flight survival into an art form..."
- "Before you know it, you find yourself flirting around the relegation places and the season becomes a battle for survival ."
* survival value
* survival analysis
* survival rate
* survival skill
* survival kit
* survival of the fittest