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insisted, past participle; insisted, past tense; insists, 3rd person singular present; insisting, present participle;
Demand something forcefully, not accepting refusal
carrying her own bag
- I'll call him and cancel it, if you
Demand forcefully to have something
on answers to his allegations
Persist in doing something even though it is annoying or odd
- the heavy studded boots she
Maintain or put forward a statement positively and assertively
- the chairman
that all was not doom and gloom
- “I really am all right now,” Isabel
be emphatic or resolute and refuse to budge; "I must insist!"
importune: beg persistently and urgently; "I importune you to help them"
assert to be true; "The letter asserts a free society"
(insistence) imperativeness: the state of demanding notice or attention; "the insistence of their hunger"; "the press of business matters"
(insisting) insistence: continual and persistent demands
(Insistence) The Empire ships were a series of ships in the service of the British Government. Their names were all prefixed with "Empire". ...
to hold up a claim emphatically; to demand continually that something happen or be done; To stand on; to rest upon; to lean upon. Used especially as a technical term in geometry
(insistence) the state of being insistent; an urgent demand; The forcing of an attack through the parry, using strength
to be emphatic, firm, or resolute on some matter of desire, demand, intention.
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