Definición de insistent en inglés:


Saltos de línea: in¦sist|ent
Pronunciación: /ɪnˈsɪst(ə)nt


1Insisting on or demanding something; not allowing refusal: Tony’s soft, insistent questioning [with clause]: she was very insistent that I call her
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • They are also having great fun, absorbed in what they are doing, breaking off only to fire insistent questions at their teacher.
  • Despite Jake's insistent questions, he refused to explain the purchases.
  • Xavier's case has yet to be resolved and he is insistent that he did not knowingly take any banned drugs.
persistent, determined, adamant, importunate, tenacious, unyielding, obstinate, dogged, unrelenting, unfaltering, unwavering, inexorable; demanding, urgent, pressing; emphatic, determined, firm, assertive, decided, resolute, resolved
informal pushy
2Continuing in a prolonged and demanding way: a telephone started ringing, loud and insistent
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Rena turns to Greg, demanding him to be silent with her insistent, steady glare.
  • It seems that at the heart of the Universe there is a steady, insistent beat.
  • It wasn't a friendly sounding knock, but an insistent one, that demanded attention.
incessant, constant, unremitting, iterative, repeated, repetitive; clamorous, vociferous, loud, noisy, obtrusive, intrusive



Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He cannot understand why he is so sad but the film all too insistently offers a complete explanation.
  • They reject and demonize it, while insistently asserting their pride in their own superiority.
  • Lee's insistently flat pictorial fields are for the first time riddled with nervous energy.

Definición de insistent en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día hypnopompic
Pronunciación: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
relating to the state immediately preceding waking up