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insist /ɪnˈsɪst/ verb [intransitive]


اصرار ورزیدن ، پاپی شدن ، (م.م). سماجت ، تکیه کردن بر ، پافشاری کردن
مهندسی صنایع: تکیه کردن ، اصرار کردن ، پافشاری کردن

[TahlilGaran] Persian Dictionary

insist
[verb]
Synonyms:
- demand, lay down the law, put one's foot down (informal), require
- assert, aver, claim, maintain, reiterate, repeat, swear, vow
English Thesaurus: claim, allege, maintain, insist, assert, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

insist S3 W2 /ɪnˈsɪst/ verb [intransitive]
[Word Family: verb: insist; noun: insistence; adverb: insistently; adjective: insistent]
[Date: 1500-1600; Language: Latin; Origin: insistere 'to stand on, continue with determination', from sistere 'to stand']

1. to say firmly and often that something is true, especially when other people think it may not be true
insist (that)
Mike insisted that he was right.
His friends insisted he had no connection with drugs.
insist on
She kept insisting on her innocence.

2. to demand that something should happen:
Stay for supper – I insist!
insist (that)
They insisted that everyone should come to the party.
He insisted I should take a taxi.
insist on
We insist on the highest standards of cleanliness in the hotel.
insist on/upon doing something
He insisted upon checking everything himself.

3. if you insist spoken used when agreeing to do something that you do not really want to do:
‘Why don’t you call them up today?’ ‘Oh, if you insist!’

4. insist on doing something to keep doing something, especially something that is inconvenient or annoying:
She will insist on washing her hair just when I want to have a bath.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

insist
verb
ADV. firmly, strongly | stubbornly He stubbornly insisted on doing it all himself.
absolutely I'm paying for this?no, I absolutely insist.
gently, quietly He quietly but firmly insisted.
always | repeatedly | still She still insists her critics are wrong.
rightly People rightly insist on being treated as individuals.
VERB + INSIST continue to | try to | be entitled to Employers are entitled to insist that employees honour the terms of their agreement.
PREP. on/upon He insists on speaking to you personally

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

insist
verb
BAD: The porter insisted to help us with our baggage.
GOOD: The porter insisted on helping us with our baggage.
GOOD: The porter insisted that he (should) help us with our baggage.

Usage Note:
insist on (doing ) sth : 'He insisted on paying for the meal himself.'
insist that sb (should ) do sth : 'He insisted that he (should) pay for the meal himself.'

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Common Errors


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TahlilGaran : دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی insist) | علیرضا معتمد , دیکشنری تحلیلگران , وب اپلیکیشن , تحلیلگران , دیکشنری , آنلاین , آیفون , IOS , آموزش مجازی 4.88 : 2209
4.88دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی insist)
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