Perseverance is a noun that means steadfastness in doing something despite the delay or difficulty in achieving success. It is also the continuance in a state of grace that finally leads to a state of glory. The word is synonymous to tenacity, pertinacity, persistence, assiduity etc.
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what does perseverance mean
steady persistence in a course of action, a purpose, a state, etc., especially in spite of difficulties, obstacles, or discouragement.
Theology continuance in a state of grace to the end, leading to eternal salvation.
What perseverance means is to stick to something regardless of the outcome. Even if the outcome was not what you want, you keep trying. It is to be absolutely determined no matter what.
Perseverance is to maintain a specific purpose even though there are hardships and obstacles that are encountered along the way. It is to have constant determination. Regardless of what happens, the purpose of an idea etc. will be met.