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Translation of "insist" - English-Turkish dictionary

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 from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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