insistence


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the state or quality of being insistent

urgent solicitation

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continual and persistent demands

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the state of demanding notice or attention

the act of insisting on something

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He stressed that the assassination of Egypt's top public prosecutor Hisham Barakat is only an attempt to terrorize the judicial authority and the state, noting that such an incident would only strengthen the country's insistence on fighting terrorism.
Despite repeated insistence from DDCA officials, Gambhir has refused to play at the Kotla.
President Nicos Anastasiades urged opposition MPs on Thursday to consider the potentially negative consequences of their insistence on passing foreclosures-related legislation that was considered incompatible with the terms of the island's bailout.
TEHRAN (FNA)- UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon could display some insistence to ensure a transparent investigation into the May 2 tragedy in Odessa, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
WASHINGTON (CyHAN)- US President Barack Obama will drop his insistence that the threat of a military strike be included in a UN resolution on Syria, news reports said Friday, dpa reported.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Free Iraqiya MP Alia Nsaif said here today that "the insistence of Iraqi parliament to vote on Khor Abdulla agreement is a present to Kuwait free of charge".
JERUSALEM, February 27, 2011 (WAFA) -- Israel's insistence on holding the International Tourism Conference scheduled on 29-31 March 2011 is an attempt to enforce the status quo upon the international community, said Hassan Khater, Secretary General of the Islamic-Christian Committee Sunday.
Summary: BEIRUT: Minister of State Jean Hogassapian said Thursday the March 8 coalition's insistence to tie Lebanon's political affairs to the sole issue of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) plunged the country in a dangerous crisis.
DM Ehud Barak fought with Labor MKs on Monday over his insistence that Israel will not force soldiers to testify regarding Goldstone claims.
Media reports this week suggested that opposition leader MP Michel Aoun's insistence on obtaining the telecoms ministry is the main problem preventing Hariri from proposing a second government.
Both men and women experience sexual insistence (pressure or coercion) within established romantic relationships.
This paper describes the purposes, structure, and tone of insistence, with examples from three low-income, predominantly African American classrooms on the first day of school.
First, her father-in-law's continued insistence that if we stop buying her records it will make her kick drugs.
Gray's foundation has always been Clausewitz and his insistence that war is an instrument of policy which is chosen to achieve political, including strategic, ends or purposes.
These authors argue, however, that parental control of children's education is undermined by random exposure to STT images, which is a violation of pro-life insistence on parents' right to be the first educators of their children.