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His demands have become more insistent amid signs that the economy is wavering.Pelosi walks tightrope in stimulus talks amid pressures of election, economy|Rachael Bade, Erica Werner|October 15, 2020|Washington Post
Smiley is insistent on the fact that students complete core subjects and standards needed for high school transcript and graduation, including math, science, English and history.With $2.7M in fresh funding, Sora hopes to bring virtual high school to the mainstream|Natasha Mascarenhas|October 2, 2020|TechCrunch
Quibbling over dates aside, 19th century Americans did insistently observe a day of remembrance.The Real Memorial Day: Oliver Wendell Holmes's Salute To A Momentous American Anniversary|Malcolm Jones|May 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Some of those rabbis enlisted friends or colleagues to lobby us insistently.
It will be secretly but insistently pushed by the Joe Biden camp.
He always and insistently said he supported a major troop build-up in Afghanistan.Michael Tomasky on Wimpy Mitt Romney’s Missing Backbone|Michael Tomasky|July 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Rebecca probably should have pushed counseling more insistently and found a way to show understanding without approval.The Right’s ‘Gendercide’ Crusade to Limit Women’s Autonomy|Michelle Goldberg|May 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Drowned every few seconds by our tremendous salvoes, this more nervous noise crept back insistently into our ears in the interval.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
The words seemed to be repeated cruelly, insistently, by the jogging of the train and the rumble of the wheels.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
This idea no sooner took shape than she became insistently inquisitive.A Little Union Scout|Joel Chandler Harris
The wings beat insistently and darkly before them as they stood against the wall.The Jewels of Aptor|Samuel R. Delany
It is at such moments that the old instinct of superstition that lies dormant in each of us comes insistently back.The Wasted Generation|Owen Johnson