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adjective insistent pronunciation in British English /ɪnˈsɪstənt/
  1. 1
    saying very firmly that something must happen or that something is true
    insistent on: She was absolutely insistent on getting her money by tomorrow.
    insistent that: John was insistent that we shouldn’t tell anyone else about our plans.
  2. 2
    continuous, and loud or strong
    The insistent buzz of the telephone was driving me mad.

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