Spanish translation of 'insistent'
[person, demands, questions] insistente
to be insistent that insistir en que
he was insistent that we should have a drink insistió en que tomásemos una copa
he was insistent that he had switched the light off insistía en que había apagado la luz
to be insistent about sth insistir en algo
she was insistent about leaving at seven insistió en salir a las siete
to be insistent on sth insistir en algo
she is most insistent on this point insiste mucho en este punto
we could hear the insistent ringing of a telephone in another room podríamos oír el insistente sonido de un teléfono en otra habitación
in an insistent tone con un tono apremiante
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Example Sentences Including 'insistent'
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Yet the question of religion remains insistent.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
I was equally insistent that he was ill and in need of loving kindness.Seminary Boy (2006)
The government remained insistent that the war should disrupt civil society as little as possible.The British way in Warfare - 1688-2000 (1990)
I was quite insistent on this.The Sun (2011)
Yet insistent and powerful rhythm supplies the main force of the dance, and the cast seems hellbent committed.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
He's quite insistent about what he wants.The Broken God (1993)
The signs have merely become more insistent over the intervening period.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Recently, he has become insistent that we move in together.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The Americans remained insistent that their request be heeded.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The Government needs to be quite insistent that this is possible.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The chief executive was quite insistent.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They were equally insistent that the mayor bore responsibility for the abduction.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
No government has been as insistent on this point as that of Slovakia.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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British English: insistent ADJECTIVE
Someone who is insistent keeps insisting that a particular thing should be done.
He was insistent that the war would be won and lost in the machine shops.
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