verb (used without object), perseverated, perseverating.
to repeat something insistently or redundantly: to perseverate in reminding children of their responsibilities.

1910–15; back formation from perseveration

perseverative, adjective Unabridged
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psychology: repeat a response after the cessation of the original stimulus; "The subjects in this study perseverated" 
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Example sentences
He will ask inappropriate questions and perseverate on certain topics.
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