And he was insistently waving his left hand, signaling for us to stop.
I was introduced to Gov. Lingle at a political event not long after her reelection by a friend who insistently repeated my name.
If she insistently controls what she can about her life, it may be because she has control over so little.
He always and insistently said he supported a major troop build-up in Afghanistan.
It will be secretly but insistently pushed by the Joe Biden camp.
They kept open house in such an insistently open manner that they created a social draught.
The brothers Ricardi insistently demanded that the game should continue.
Now they advised me the most insistently to allow ourselves to be interned peacefully.
Gilberte insistently went on, as if enjoying her friend's discomfiture.
Then he tried the knob, again at first gently, then insistently.
1620s, "standing on something," from Latin insistentem (nominative insistens), present participle of insistere (see insist). Meaning "dwelling firmly on something asserted" is from 1868. Related: Insistently.