Not in Landover Hills -- At Least So Far, Proprietors Say It's Business As Usual
(By Ylan Q. Mui, The Washington Post)
(It's) business as usual. SAYING
said when things are continuing as they always do, despite a difficult situation
NOUN: The quality or state of being pertinacious: “Again and again … with the inexorable pertinacity of a child … did he renew his efforts” (Nathaniel Hawthorne).
pertinacious ━━ a. しつこい, がんこな; 根気強い.
- Main Entry:
- Latin pertinac-, pertinax, from per- thoroughly + tenac-, tenax tenacious, from tenēre
1 a: adhering resolutely to an opinion, purpose, or design b: perversely persistent2: stubbornly unyielding or tenacious
synonyms see obstinate
— per·ti·na·cious·ly adverb
— per·ti·na·cious·ness noun