insist definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • is company in a demand or course; will not yield: insisted on providing me personally a moment helping.
    • to face or sleep; to get assistance; -- within, on, or upon.
    • To simply take a stand and will not cave in; to carry to some thing securely or determinedly; is persistent, immediate, or pushing; to continue in demanding; -- followed by on, upon, or that
  • verb-transitive:
    • To assert or need (something) vehemently and persistently: We insist which you accept these gift ideas.
  • verb:
    • to carry up a claim emphatically.
    • To demand continuously that one thing happen or perhaps done.
    • To stand on; to rest upon; to lean upon. Used especially as a technical term in geometry.
    • be emphatic or resolute and refuse to budge
    • beg persistently and urgently
    • assert to be true
  • others:
    • to face or rest; get a hold of support: with on or upon.
    • To sleep, dwell, or dilate earnestly or continuously; desire: with on or upon: as, i need to insist upon your coming.
    • To assert or argue emphatically; show a desire or a belief with urgency or persistence.
    • to-be urgent doing his thing; continue persistently; persevere.

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