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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. tenacious: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. tenacious: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. tenacious: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. tenacious: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. tenacious: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. tenacious: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Tenacious, tenacious: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. tenacious: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. tenacious: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. tenacious: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. tenacious: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. tenacious: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. tenacious: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. tenacious: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. tenacious: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Tenacious (disambiguation), Tenacious: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Tenacious: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. tenacious: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. tenacious: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. tenacious: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. tenacious: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. tenacious: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  23. tenacious: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. tenacious: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  25. tenacious: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. tenacious: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. tenacious: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. tenacious: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tenacious: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tenacious: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. tenacious: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. tenacious: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tenacious: A Word A Day [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tenacious: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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adjective:  (of memory) having greater than average range ("A tenacious memory")
adjective:  sticking together ("Tenacious burrs")
adjective:  stubbornly unyielding ("A mind not gifted to discover truth but tenacious to hold it- T.S.Eliot")

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Words similar to tenacious:   bulldog, coherent, dogged, dour, long, pertinacious, tenaciously, tenaciousness, unyielding, indomitable, more...

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