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1. insistence

noun. ['ˌɪnˈsɪstəns'] continual and persistent demands.

Synonyms

  • purism
  • demand

Antonyms

  • obviate
  • supply
  • inactivity

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Words that Rhyme with Insistence

  • self-subsistence
  • coexistence
  • subsistence
  • consistence
  • resistence
  • resistance
  • persistence
  • outdistance
  • existence
  • assistance
  • distance

Example sentences of the word insistence


1. Noun, singular or mass
Her insistence on equal rights for all made her a radical among other abolitionists.

Quotes containing the word insistence


1. Make big plans; aim high in hope and work, remembering that a noble, logical diagram once recorded will not die, but long after we are gone be a living thing, asserting itself with ever-growing insistence.
- Daniel Burnham

2. Love is the ability and willingness to allow those that you care for to be what they choose for themselves without any insistence that they satisfy you.
- Wayne Dyer

3. I made a sorry face in response to such strong insistence, but I couldn’t believe him. Fantasies were exactly that..…..fantasies. Whimsy. Wishes. Mere castles in the sky without foundation or substance. Dreams didn’t come true. To believe so would be to believe falsely, to surrender to madness, to give in to an unreliable hope that would crush me once again as it always, always did!
- Richelle E. Goodrich, Dandelions: The Disappearance of Annabelle Fancher

2. insistence

noun. ['ˌɪnˈsɪstəns'] the act of insisting on something.

Synonyms

  • insistency
  • protagonism

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • decompression
  • delay

3. insistence

noun. ['ˌɪnˈsɪstəns'] the state of demanding notice or attention.

Synonyms

  • urgency
  • pressure
  • imperativeness
  • press
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