Example sentences for: persistently

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

  • This study demonstrated that the majority of patients (65%) who die of septic shock have a persistently low SVR, while a smaller percentage die of low CO (10%) or of multiple organ failure (25%) after hemodynamic resolution of shock.

  • Ireland persistently denounces PK for "excluding anyone who is not Christian"--roughly equivalent to denouncing a synagogue for confining its membership to Jews.

  • I understand a joke with a Volpe punch line or a joke about the NYPD's sincere efforts to increase minority recruitment (no kidding, this time they mean it) or to make the many other reforms persistently resisted by both the department and the mayor (I'm serious, this time they really, really mean it).

  • Reynolds internal documents that seem to show that the company has persistently attempted to market cigarettes to teens.

  • Now he has finally (!) married, and his wife, fascinated by his long-term friendship with a girl from college, persistently asks if I ever slept with him.

How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...