Synonyms for Persisting:

adj.

abiding (adjective)
enduring.
ongoing (adjective)
continuing.

n.

continuation (noun)
Prolonging.
persisting (noun)
continuous, dogging, uninterrupted.

v.

abiding (verb)
enduring, lingering, Tarrying, Tolerating, abiding, Experiencing, suffering, lasting, bearing, putting up with, persevering, going on, remaining, Undergoing, continuing.
continuing (verb)
Maintaining, Extending, Prolonging, Sustaining, Protracting.
living (verb)
existing, dwelling, living, Residing, surviving.
persevering (verb)
Staying.
remaining (verb)
prevailing, waiting.
resolving (verb)
resolving, Devoting.

Other synonyms:

Other relevant words:
continuous, dogging, uninterrupted.

Usage examples for persisting

  1. In vain did I call Allah to witness the truth of my story; the Cadi was enraged at my persisting in the tale, and ordered his guards to give me a hundred strokes with the chabouc. – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various