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   adj   zäh, hartnäckig  
[character, person also]   beharrlich  
[memory]   unschlagbar  
to be tenacious in doing sth      etw hartnäckig or eisern tun  
the disease had a tenacious hold on ...      die Krankheit hielt ... in eisernem Griff  
to be tenacious of sth      form   zäh an etw (    dat  ) festhalten  
to be tenacious of life      form   to have a tenacious hold on life      zäh am Leben hängen  
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
to be tenacious of sth exp.
zäh an etw festhalten

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-German
etw hartnäckig {oder} eisern tun
zäh am Leben hängen
die Krankheit hielt ... in eisernem Griff
'tenacious' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
to have a tenacious hold on life ; to die hard
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"tenacious": examples and translations in context
They are tenacious, but you are relentless. Sie sind hartnäckig, aber du bist unerbittlich.
He's very tenacious, I must say. Ich muss sagen, er ist sehr hartnäckig.
You're tenacious, Mr. Donovan. Sie sind beharrlich, Mr. Donovan.
I find Maggie to be extremely resourceful, tenacious, and... impressive. Nein, ich finde Maggie extrem einfallsreich, beharrlich und... beeindruckend.
Gronckles may be slow, but they are tenacious. Gronckels sind langsam, aber zäh.
Don't know, I'm not cut out for it. I think one has to be very tenacious and intelligent. Ich weiß nicht, ich fühle mich nicht dazu fähig, ich denke da muss man sehr zäh sein, und sehr intelligent.
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