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Synonyms for insistence
ɪnˈsɪs tənsin·sis·tence

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. insistence, insistingnoun

    continual and persistent demands

    Synonyms:
    imperativeness, insistency, insisting, press, pressure

  2. imperativeness, insistence, insistency, press, pressurenoun

    the state of demanding notice or attention

    "the insistence of their hunger"; "the press of business matters"

    Synonyms:
    insistency, instancy, military press, closet, pressure level, force per unit area, public press, press, imperativeness, air pressure, insisting, atmospheric pressure, wardrobe, printing press, pressing, pressure sensation, mechanical press, crush, pressure, jam

  3. insistence, insistencynoun

    the act of insisting on something

    "insistence on grammatical correctness is a conservative position"

    Synonyms:
    imperativeness, insistency, insisting, press, pressure

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. insistencenoun

    Synonyms:
    urging, urgency, importunity, solicitation, entreaty

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. insistencenoun

    Synonyms:
    persistence, pertinacity, importunity, urgency, contention, instance

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "insistence":

    emphasis, tenacity, persistence, perseverance, obstinacy, stubbornness

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How to use insistence in a sentence?

  1. Rick Bright:

    I believe this transfer was in response to my insistence that the government invest the billions of dollars allocated by Congress to address the Covid-19 pandemic into safe and scientifically vetted solutions, and not in drugs, vaccines and other technologies that lack scientific merit, i am speaking out because to combat this deadly virus, science -- not politics or cronyism -- has to lead the way.

  2. President Trump:

    My administration has demanded that all members of NATO finally meet their full and fair financial obligation -- as a result of insistence, billions of dollars have begun to poor into NATO, in fact, people are shocked.

  3. President Trump:

    My administration has demanded that all members of NATO finally meet their full and fair financial obligation—as a result of insistence, billions of dollars have begun to poor into NATO, in fact, people are shocked.

  4. James Hart:

    She turned over one morning and said, ‘I think you might be gay,’ and I was very defensive and in denial in some deep way. But then we began to explore together and see what we could find out together and see if we could have a marriage that could last through that news. We tried very hard, more credit to her than me because she wasn’t frightened like I was. She wasn’t afraid of it… One of the wonders of Carly is her insistence on truth in a rather vigorous way.

  5. Rob Berschinski:

    Secretary Pompeo's speech today on the' Commission on the Unalienable Rights' loosely clothed a foray into the culture wars under the seal of the US State Department, secretary Pompeo need to ground the relationship between citizens and their government in religious terms is both antiquated and alarming. Secretary Pompeo insistence on bashing major American news organizations during a speech about America's foundational principles is cynical, if in keeping with the views of President Donald Trump.

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