how to pronounce perseverance


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the above transcription of perseverance is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

perseverance is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of perseverance in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and then perseverance yes hold in there …”

meanings of perseverance


  1. Continuing in a course of action without regard to discouragement, opposition or previous failure.

perseverance frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word perseverance occurs in english on average 4.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics perseverance can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that perseverance can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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