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Turkish translation of “insist”

insist

verb [I, T]     /ɪnˈsɪst/
SAY B1 to say firmly that something is true , especially when other people do not believe you
ısrar/inat etmek, direnmek, diretmek
[+ (that)] Mia insisted that she and Carlo were just friends .Stressing and emphasizing
DEMAND B1 to demand that something must be done or that you must have a particular thing
ısrar etmek, diretmek, şiddetle talep etmek
The school insists on good behaviour from its students . [+ on + doing sth] Frank insisted on doing all the work himself. [+ (that)] Gerlinde insisted that I stay for dinner .Making appeals and requests
(Definition of insist verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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