What is another word for pertinacious?

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[ pˌɜːtɪnˈe͡ɪʃəs], [ pˌɜːtɪnˈe‍ɪʃəs], [ p_ˌɜː_t_ɪ_n_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_s]

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How to use "Pertinacious" in context?

The word "pertinacious" has many meanings. It can describe someone who is persistent in achieving a goal or something that is vigorously pursued. It is also derived from the Latin word "pertinax" which means unyielding. The adjective "pertinacious" is usually used to describe someone who is determined and never gives up. Although "pertinacious" can be seen as a positive quality, it can also be used to describe someone who is excessively determined or pushy.

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