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used in Of Human Bondage

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persistent or continuing or firm — especially in maintaining a view or demanding something
  • He could not deny this, but at the end of that time he became more insistent.
    109-110 — Chapters 109-110 (43% in)
  • Leonard Upjohn came to him, while he was making himself a cup of tea in the kitchen, and said that Cronshaw was complaining of Philip's insistence that he should have a doctor.
    83-84 — Chapters 83-84 (87% in)
  • The cry of youth was insistent, and he saw the beautiful thing before him only with his eyes.
    111-112 — Chapters 111-112 (**% in)

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