Sentence Examples


  • In addition, all her planning and tenacity were paying off.
  • She fought with tenacity born of desperation.
  • Still, his tenacity was what had inspired the name, not his size.
  • The siege was long and costly; the army suffered severely; and only the tenacity of the tsar kept it in camp for six weeks.
  • They are harmless and inoffensive creatures, offering no resistance when caught; their principal means of escape being the extraordinary rapidity with which they burrow in the ground, and the tenacity with which they retain their hold in their subterranean retreats.

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