1. personification attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas
  2. perseverance the act of persisting
  3. persona non grata an individual who for some reason is not wanted or welcome
  4. persona grata a diplomat who is acceptable to the government to which he is sent
  5. transformed given a completely different form or appearance
  6. presence of mind self-control in a crisis
  7. persevere be persistent, refuse to stop
  8. personal effects property of a personal character that is portable but not used in business
  9. personal property movable property (as distinguished from real estate)
  10. persnickety characterized by excessive attention to trivial details
  11. perseverate repeat a response after cessation of the original stimulus
  12. prison farm a camp for trustworthy prisoners employed in government projects
  13. personality the complex of attributes that characterize an individual
  14. personage a person whose actions and opinions strongly influence the course of events
  15. personal care care for someone who is disabled or is otherwise unable to care for themselves; can including bathing and cooking and managing bodily functions
  16. parson's nose the tail of a dressed fowl
  17. personal foul a foul that involves unnecessarily rough contact
  18. Parsons table a sturdy rectangular table with block legs at the four corners; the top and the legs are the same width
  19. prisoner of war a person who surrenders to the enemy in time of war
  20. personal judgment a judgment rendered against an individual (or corporation) for the payment of money damages