Example sentences for: insisted

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

  • Davis always insisted that "cool jazz" was as much (if not more) African-American as white music; likewise, he never had any problem understanding that jazz was a form of pop.

  • It failed to be manufactured because she insisted it be made in Britain.

  • "I'm a person who does in office what I say I will do," he insisted.

  • But much of the problem, he insisted, was other people's fault: investors who pulled out their money at the first whiff of difficulty, forcing a sudden financial restructuring that aggravated the losses; hedge funds that, seeing his weakness, speculated against him.

  • USAT notes that Clinton insisted last night that his sworn deposition in the Paula Jones lawsuit was "legally correct" even though in that deposition, he testified he couldn't recall being alone with Lewinsky.


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