Antonyms for

Antonyms of adj persistent

4 senses of persistent

Sense 1:
persistent, relentless, unrelenting

INDIRECT (VIA continual) -> sporadic

Sense 2:
haunting, persistent

INDIRECT (VIA unforgettable) -> forgettable

Sense 3:
persistent (vs. caducous), lasting

caducous (vs. persistent), shed
Sense 4:
dogged, dour, persistent, pertinacious, tenacious, unyielding

INDIRECT (VIA stubborn) -> docile © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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