Meaning of tenacious
Pronunciation: (tu-nā'shus), [key]
- holding fast; characterized by keeping a firm hold (often fol. by of&hasp;): a tenacious grip on my arm; tenacious of old habits.
- highly retentive: a tenacious memory.
- pertinacious, persistent, stubborn, or obstinate.
- adhesive or sticky; viscous or glutinous.
- holding together; cohesive; not easily pulled asunder; tough.
- tenacious (Thesaurus)