Example sentences for: insistent

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

  • The stubborn Americans came back again in 1853, with Commodore Matthew Perry bringing for the shogun (whom he mistook for the emperor) a polite but insistent letter from President Millard Fillmore and a promise to return the next year, with a bigger squadron, for a positive response.

  • It's the (relative) musical monotony of the phrase that makes it so insistent, so driving, and such a brilliantly effective cap to the song.

  • The array of electronic styles pioneered or embraced in the United Kingdom-- techno , acid house , jungle , ambient house , trip-hop , and so on--features insistent beats and wide-ranging eclecticism.

  • But like a docent at his own retrospective, he's ever insistent that we notice that virtuosity.

  • Finally, she became so insistent that I picked up one of the books.

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