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perseverate

(pər-sĕv′ə-rāt′)
intr.v. persever·ated, persever·ating, persever·ates Psychology
To manifest or experience perseveration.

per·sev′er·a′tive adj.
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For both clients who have difficulty with long periods of time to talk, and for those who perseverate on subjects for a long period of time, it is important to set session goals each time.
For the shadow of what is ignored -- the scream and its absence -- is cast upon everything the child perseverates upon with, paradoxically, an averted gaze.
She perseverates on patenting her cures for diabetes and Parkinson's disease, endorses hypersexuality, and denies hallucinations.
Her speech is fluent, her affect is full, and she describes her mood as a "sensitive, overwhelmed state." Her thoughts occasionally are tangential, and she perseverates on guilty, embarrassed, and paranoid thoughts.
The EFSAS release outlined the points given in its commentary titled, "Second OHCHR Report on Jammu and Kashmir perseverates with the same flaws as the first."