Definition of 'desist'
Example sentences containing 'desist'
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There is growing evidence that individuals can be helped to desist from crime. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Please cease and desist all such harassing calls. Christianity Today (2000)There is a growing body of evidence that individuals can be assisted in their efforts to desist from crime. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And so I informed her and asked to to stop and desist. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Trends of 'desist'
Used Occasionally. desist is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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