What are the antonyms for PERSEVERING?

Synonyms for PERSEVERING

Usage Examples for PERSEVERING

  1. De Montaigne could have made no man rash, but he could have made many men energetic and persevering. - "Ernest Maltravers, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  2. But recovering from the first shock of such a doom, and remembering that it still left the choice to himself, between dishonored life or glorious death, he resolved to show his respect to the oracle by manifesting a persevering obedience to the eternal voice which gave those agents utterance: and while he bowed to the warning, he vowed to be the last who should fall from the side of his devoted country. - "The Scottish Chiefs" by Jane Porter