|1.||[ noun ] persistent determination|
|Synonyms:||persistency persistence tenacity tenaciousness pertinacity doggedness|
|Related terms:||determination persevere|
|2.||[ noun ] the act of persisting or persevering; continuing or repeating behavior|
"his perseveration continued to the point where it was no longer appropriate"
|Related terms:||continuance persevere perseverate|