1. present participle of persist#English|persist

persisting (plural persistings)

  1. persistence
    • 1854, Robert Aitken, The teaching of the types (page 99)
      Still, in the very fullest blaze of gospel light, while we see that both Christ and His work are most ungratefully and flagrantly dishonoured, by our persistings in the attempt to do for ourselves what He has told us we cannot do, […]

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