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synonyms for insisting

  • belaboring
  • brooding
  • laboring
  • harping
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How to use insisting in a sentence

In Tanzania, opposition leaders have vowed to continue protests after President John Magufuli was declared the winner of last week’s election, insisting that the poll was riddled with irregularities.
BUTTERFLY EFFECT: WHO’S THE SH*THOLE NOW?CHARU KASTURINOVEMBER 4, 2020OZY
She took calls from residents who insisted the pandemic was a hoax.
‘THERE’S NO HELP COMING BEFORE THE ELECTION’: INDIANA’S RV CAPITAL FACES ITS WORST CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK ALONETODD FRANKELOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
At an event last week centered on “protecting America’s seniors,” he insisted that his administration would protect seniors while letting younger people go about their lives.
THE ADMINISTRATION’S PANDEMIC PLAN CENTERS ON PROTECTING SENIORS. SENIORS KEEP DYING.PHILIP BUMPOCTOBER 22, 2020WASHINGTON POST
These other frameworks of meaning are important, and we should grab them and hold on to them and insist on them.
THE PHYSICIST’S NEW BOOK OF LIFE - ISSUE 92: FRONTIERSMICHAEL BROOKSOCTOBER 21, 2020NAUTILUS
McConnell and Senate Republicans, including Graham, insisted that the president chosen in November of that year, eight months after Obama’s nomination, should fill the seat.
DEMOCRATS TO BOYCOTT COMMITTEE VOTE ON BARRETT NOMINATION TO THE SUPREME COURTDONNA CASSATAOCTOBER 21, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Police officers eventually arrived and insisted the maskless shouters leave the line and return when they were wearing masks.
SHOUTING MATCHES, PARTISAN RALLIES, GUNS AT POLLING PLACES: TENSIONS HIGH AT EARLY-VOTING SITESJOSH PARTLOWOCTOBER 21, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Furthermore, Google insisted that the FTC has already evaluated Google’s search agreements.
GOOGLE SAYS IT ISN’T A DANGEROUS MONOPOLY. HERE ARE ITS 4 KEY ARGUMENTSDANIELLE ABRILOCTOBER 20, 2020FORTUNE
Google insists that it holds no special power forcing people to use its free services or preventing them from going elsewhere.
JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO FILE LANDMARK ANTITRUST CASE AGAINST GOOGLEBERNHARD WARNEROCTOBER 20, 2020FORTUNE
She continued insisting on Thursday that she was working hard on reaching an agreement but would not settle for a bad deal.
PELOSI WALKS TIGHTROPE IN STIMULUS TALKS AMID PRESSURES OF ELECTION, ECONOMYRACHAEL BADE, ERICA WERNEROCTOBER 15, 2020WASHINGTON POST
When Twitter implemented efforts to reduce the volume of trolling posts, for example, conservatives affected by the change insisted it was a function of their politics, which was not obviously the case.
FIVE FALSEHOODS SPURRING REPUBLICAN CONCERN ABOUT THE ELECTIONPHILIP BUMPOCTOBER 15, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO INSISTING

  • belaboring
  • brooding
  • dwelling
  • expounding
  • insisting
  • laboring
  • persisting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.