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insist

see definition of insist
  • verborder and expect; claim
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Synonyms for insist

verb order and expect; claim
  • assert
  • contend
  • demand
  • hold
  • maintain
  • press
  • reiterate
  • repeat
  • request
  • stand firm
  • urge
  • vow
  • asseverate
  • aver
  • importune
  • persist
  • require
  • swear
  • be firm
  • lay down the law
  • take a stand

Antonyms for insist

  • abandon
  • desert
  • reply
  • endure
  • forget
  • tolerate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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verb. maintain

averred

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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