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persistent or continuing or firm — especially in maintaining a view or demanding something
  • Then it was three or four years ago and he had forgotten it, in the sense that a fact is forgotten when it once succumbs to the mind's insistence that it be neither true nor false.
    Chapter 8 (54% in)
  • He did this in a saloon, insisting that every one present listen to him and state their objections; he was a little insistent on there being objections, though there were none; not, that is, up to the time when he was led away by friends.
    Chapter 11 (41% in)

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