insistent

[in-sis-tuhnt]
adjective
1.
earnest or emphatic in dwelling upon, maintaining, or demanding something; persistent; pertinacious.
2.
compelling attention or notice: an insistent tone.

Origin:
1615–25; < Latin insistent- (stem of in-sistēns), present participle of insistere. See insist, -ent

insistently, adverb
noninsistent, adjective
overinsistent, adjective
overinsistently, adverb
quasi-insistent, adjective
quasi-insistently, adverb
superinsistent, adjective
superinsistently, adverb
uninsistent, adjective
uninsistently, adverb
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insistent (ɪnˈsɪstənt)
 
adj
1.  making continual and persistent demands
2.  demanding notice or attention; compelling: the insistent cry of a bird
 
in'sistence
 
n
 
in'sistency
 
n
 
in'sistently
 
adv

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Example sentences
Within seconds, he's peppering the driver-politely but insistently-with questions.
No writer so insistently teaches the general through the particular.
He reached for her hand and pulled on it, insistently.
He remains insistently proud of this because others tend to lose sight of it
  amid the gaudier distractions.
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