Common multi-word phrases that nearly rhyme with persistent:

3 syllables:
heard distant,
third instant,
first instant,
heard discussed,
term infant,
her infant,
younger infant,
her system,
worse system,
nurse listens,
younger segment,
versts distant

4 syllables:
offers instant,
persist about,
toward distant,
offer instant,
preterm infant,
diverse systems,
offer systems,
diverse interest,
offer distance,
offered distance,
diverse system,
further distant,
further extent,
journey distant,
longer distant,
persisted right,
persists about,
rather distant,
varied extent,
transferred intent,
lower extent,
nursing student,
persistence might,
surface extent

5 syllables:
reversing current,
desired extent,
offering instant,
entire extent

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