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insistent
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • The glass of mead was now knocking quite insistently on the side of Vernons head; he attempted to beat it away.
  • I cannot pretend that my particular brand of reasoned argument is making much headway against Greyback’s insistence that we werewolves deserve blood, that we ought to revenge ourselves on normal people.
  • In spite of all he had told Harry, in spite of his insistence that he trusted Snape completely, he had lost his temper with him…… He did not think that Snape had tried hard enough to investigate the Slytherins … or, perhaps, to investigate a single Slytherin: Malfoy?

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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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