Example sentences for: insisting

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

  • In our staged "dialogue"--which was played out in semi-public, in front of a disturbingly obsequious audience of a hundred or so businessmen--Mahathir continued to sound a minor-key version of the conspiracy theme, insisting that capital controls were necessary to protect small countries against the evil designs of big speculators.

  • And it's Mexico, Thailand, and Indonesia who are insisting that those standards stay off the table, precisely because they fear that their inclusion in trade talks will eliminate any incentives for foreign (or even domestic) investment.

  • he wrote, insisting that the visual eye was, pre-eminently, the real.

  • 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 House Republicans, led by Speaker Newt Gingrich, are insisting on their version of the budget.


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