Definition: to forcefully demand
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): press, demand
Antonym(s): not require, forget
1. If the police officer doesn’t have a warrant, he can’t insist upon entering your home.
2. My mother likes to care for people so she’ll insist you eat before leaving her house.
3. Since April needs a strong dose of antibiotics immediately, the doctor will insist she be admitted into the hospital.