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Synonyms of insist

Verb


1. insist, take a firm stand

usage: be emphatic or resolute and refuse to budge; "I must insist!"

2. importune, insist, beg, implore, pray

usage: beg persistently and urgently; "I importune you to help them"

3. insist, assert, postulate, posit

usage: assert to be true; "The letter asserts a free society"

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