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English Dictionary: insistence by the DICT Development Group
2 results for insistence
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. continual and persistent demands [syn: insistence, insisting]
  2. the state of demanding notice or attention; "the insistence of their hunger"; "the press of business matters"
    Synonym(s): imperativeness, insistence, insistency, press, pressure
  3. the act of insisting on something; "insistence on grammatical correctness is a conservative position"
    Synonym(s): insistence, insistency
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Insistence \In*sist"ence\, n.
      The quality of insisting, or being urgent or pressing; the
      act of dwelling upon as of special importance; persistence;
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