Example sentences for: insist

How can you use “insist” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • There are, however, notes the Journal , other companies who still insist on editorial peeks.

  • The White House would go for that, says the paper, but the Republicans will "rightly" insist on language reflecting that Clinton knowingly lied under oath, tampered with evidence and witnesses, and attempted to interfere in the progress of a civil rights suit.

  • Launching his presidential campaign in Iowa this weekend, Bush outlined a threefold agenda: to impose "bad consequences for bad behavior" and "love our neighbor as we want to be loved ourselves"; to help churches and charities "to nurture, to mentor, to comfort" people in need; and to insist that "every child must be educated."

  • Business interests insist that our economic partnership with China trumps all else.

  • The eerie assurance with which the authors insist that the Rules always work and that any deviation brings disaster is strangely nervous-making, like one of those chain letters that alludes darkly to people who dropped dead after failing to pass it on.


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