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insistent
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  • Corley swung his head to and fro as if to toss aside an insistent insect, and his brows gathered.
  • "Then it is an immoral city," said Little Chandler, with timid insistence—"I mean, compared with London or Dublin?"
  • She trembled as she heard again her mother’s voice saying constantly with foolish insistence: "Derevaun Seraun!

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  • We questioned her repeatedly and she remained insistent that she knew nothing of the event.
  • Every day, I hear the bluejay’s insistent cry.

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