OTHER WORDS FROM pertinaciousper·ti·na·cious·ly, adverbper·ti·na·cious·ness, noun
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As it was useless arguing with so pertinacious a disputant we were compelled humbly to submit.Hurricane Hurry|W.H.G. Kingston
The old man was pertinacious, and many whispers had to be made into Barry's ear before the matter could be settled.The Kellys and the O'Kellys|Anthony Trollope
Carlyle attributes his defeat and downfall to his pertinacious pursuit of a shallow logic to its utmost consequences.
"There never was a man played his game worse," resumed St. George, who with a pertinacious persistence continued the topic.The Knight Of Gwynne, Vol. II (of II)|Charles James Lever
History cannot produce another instance of a struggle so prolonged and so pertinacious.The Evolution of Sinn Fein|Robert Mitchell Henry