perdure
[ per-door ]
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Part of Speech verb
Origin + Etymology
Late 15th century; Latin from Old French perdurer, from Latin perdurare ‘endure’, from per- ‘through’ + durare ‘to last’
Synonyms
  • continue
  • endure
  • go on
  • linger
  • perservere
  • prevail
  • pursue
  • recur
  • remain
Antonyms
  • cease
  • discontinue
  • give up
  • go
  • halt
  • leave
  • stop
  • forget
  • quit
Definition
remain in existence throughout a substantial period of time; endure
Example
We can't help but wonder how long we will have to perdure the storm.
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