stick at - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive] British
present tense
I/you/we/theystick at
he/she/itsticks at
present participlesticking at
past tensestuck at
past participlestuck at
  1. stick at something to continue to work at something difficult or unpleasant in a determined way

    Just stick at it and I’m sure it’ll get easier.

See also main entry: stick