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  Definition of Insist
  1. assert to be true; "The letter asserts a free society"
  2. beg persistently and urgently; "I importune you to help them"
  3. be insistent and refuse to budge; "I must insist!"
Similar Words: assert, importune, take a firm stand

 

Hyponyms: besiege, stand pat, stand firm, hold firm, stand fast, assert, asseverate, maintain

 

Derivational Morphology: affirmation, assertion, statement, imperativeness, insistence, insistency, instancy, insisting

 

Anagrams: sit-in, sit in

 

 
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