What does insisting mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. insistence, insisting(noun)

    continual and persistent demands

Webster Dictionary

  1. Insisting

    of Insist

How to pronounce insisting?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say insisting in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of insisting in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of insisting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of insisting in a Sentence

  1. Ron Meinstein:

    If they keep insisting, what is it you say? eventually, they’ll be right.

  2. Kirsten Gillibrand:

    But this moment of reckoning about our friends and colleagues who have been accused of sexual misconduct is necessary, and it is painful. We must not lose sight that this watershed moment is bigger than any one industry, any one party, or any one person, to achieve lasting change, we will need to fight this everywhere on behalf of everyone by insisting on accountability and working to bring more women into leadership in each industry to fundamentally shift the culture.

  3. Marise Payne:

    The cable is so practical, so important and so emblematic of the relationship between Australia and our key partners in the Pacific, the Coral Sea Cable will deliver for Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands a connected future, Payne said, adding that the aim was for the cable to be operational by December. China denies using economic aid as political leverage, insisting it considers the ability of a country to repay loans when offering finance. In a bid to counter China, Australia has offered A$ 3 billion( $ 2.03 billion) in cheap loans and grants to the Pacific. The competition for influence in the Pacific has soured bilateral relations between Australia and China. The relationship came under further strain on Tuesday when China confirmed it has formally arrested a Chinese-born Australian writer on suspicion of espionage. Yang Hengjun, a former Chinese diplomat turned online journalist and blogger, was detained in January. Payne on Tuesday said Australia held grave concerns about Yang Hengjun and the.

  4. Molao Bomisso:

    When you try to convince an excisionist, she won't listen because it's her livelihood, but we keep insisting and insisting.

  5. Samuel Butler, The Way of All Flesh:

    Then he saw also that it matters little what profession, whether of religion or irreligion, a man may make, provided only he follows it out with charitable inconsistency, and without insisting on it to the bitter end. It is in the uncompromisingness with which dogma is held and not in the dogma or want of dogma that the danger lies.

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