Example sentences for: persevere

How can you use “persevere” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Joe Lieberman, D-Conn., echoes the arguments over Vietnam when he says that if we don't persevere in Kosovo, "tyrants in Europe and Asia and the Middle East will run wild because there's no one on the block to speak for the values and security that we hold dear."

  • What is most important about the concept of rascuache is that it captures a propensity or an aesthetic, according to Ybarra-Frausto, to persevere and make whatever one possesses, or has at hand, work well together.

  • On the oath, see Intelligence report, interrogation of KSM, Nov. 13, 2003 (in which KSM also claims his reluctance stemmed from a concern that he would lose the ability to persevere with the 9/11 operation should Bin Ladin subsequently decide to cancel it).

  • More importantly, I remember that professors like Dr. Gass and Dr. Cook also taught us to persevere in the face of occasional failures and instilled in us the confidence to tackle complicated-sounding subjects -- subjects which might be difficult to learn, but which could yield great rewards.

  • The alternative perspective goes overlooked: that the question is what NATO must do, that atrocities are a challenge rather than a verdict, and that NATO should persevere precisely because they continue.

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