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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Demanding attention or a response. Or repetitive and persistent.

Usage examples (36)
  • I have noted that persons with bad judgment are most insistent that we do what they think best.
  • The bluejay's insistent cry
  • Schiller: the aesthetic, in other words, is insistent from the beginning.
  • No guitars to hold it together, no massive keyboard riffs, just these thin insistent pulses with flurries of sound on the sides. for more
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