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He was insistent, however, that having professional athletes wearing their product was essential to a running shoe company’s credibility.
These pictures employ the same style as the others, but their tone is more insistent.In the galleries: Artists sport their chops with prints on the cutting edge|Mark Jenkins|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
So she was really insistent that my job was to make this settlement not a deal on paper, but a change in people’s lives.Congresswoman Katie Porter Fighting for a Better America? Better Believe It|Esabelle Lee|February 24, 2021|Ozy
The drumbeat and synth bass are as insistent as they are ominous.
But Hollande was “insistent,” she writes, and “his strength of persuasion was nuclear.”Hell Hath No Fury Like Valerie Trierweiler, the French President’s Ex|Lizzie Crocker|November 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My collaborator, Darcy Evans, and I are very insistent on calling Stealing Sam a “one-person play” and not a solo show.Into the Grindr of the Gay Dating Game: Sex, Death, and Aging in ‘Stealing Sam’|Tim Teeman|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This great healing event for veterans has been pushed aside by a few ATV advocates insistent on illegally riding their silly toys.The Idea of Public Land Means Nothing to Utah County Commissioner|Doug Peacock|May 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I want her to grow up to feel confident and powerful about herself and insistent about the world around her.
And he was so infernally insistent about it, that she was forced to pull up and get away from the post in self-defense.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
The music grew strange and fantastic—turbulent, insistent, plaintive and soft with entreaty.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Even her violent outburst of temper had not stilled the insistent voice which in reiteration never wearied.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
The incident, however, gave Darry a chance to break away from the insistent Belle.The Campfire Girls of Roselawn|Margaret Penrose
Therefore is there, in me, at least, an insistent whisper for ancestral and long denied rights.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton