Example sentences for: insisting

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

  • In Israel, the liberal daily Ha'aretz attacked the Israeli government for supplying citizens with gas masks, antibiotics against germ warfare, and various kinds of self-protection advice while at the same time insisting that the risk of an Iraqi attack was remote.

  • The real outrage is directed at a big-deal journalist (Jada Pinkett Smith) who dogs Beth, insisting that the way to free Lewis is to take her campaign to the media--a move Beth fears will fix the Malaysians' resolve to keep from losing face.

  • You write:"The APA distanced itself from the study, noting the association's long record of fighting pedophilia and insisting that the article does not mitigate the illegality and immorality of pedophilia."

  • I'm not sure whether the latter has any currency in America, but here in Australia it is often uttered in a pleasant--and perhaps patronizing tone of voice in instances such as, say, insisting to a reluctant teen-ager that he march off and do his homework.

  • The APA distanced itself from the study, noting the association's long record of fighting pedophilia and insisting that the article does not mitigate the illegality and immorality of pedophilia.


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