1. persistent stubbornly unyielding
  2. ostentatious intended to attract notice and impress others
  3. President Taft 27th President of the United States and later chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1857-1930)
  4. persistence continuing or repeating behavior
  5. persistently in a persistent manner
  6. President Carter 39th President of the United States (1924-)
  7. President Taylor 12th President of the United States; died in office
  8. Protestant deacon a Protestant layman who assists the minister
  9. President Harding 29th President of the United States
  10. President Truman elected vice president in Roosevelt's 4th term
  11. didactic instructive, especially excessively
  12. President Arthur elected vice president and became 21st President of the United States when Garfield was assassinated (1830-1886)
  13. President Adams 2nd President of the United States (1735-1826)
  14. President Tyler elected vice president and became the 10th President of the United States when Harrison died (1790-1862)
  15. persistency persistent determination
  16. persisting relentless and indefatigable in pursuit or as if in pursuit
  17. President Reagan 40th President of the United States (1911-2004)
  18. President Nixon vice president under Eisenhower and 37th President of the United States; resigned after the Watergate scandal in 1974 (1913-1994)
  19. President Ford 38th President of the United States
  20. President Polk 11th President of the United States