insist - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate insist

insist is hyphenated as in-sist

How to pronounce insist

insist is pronounced ɪn´s ɪs t

Number of syllables in insist

The number of syllables in insist is 2

What part of speech in insist?

insist is a verb participle

How common in the word insist?

insist is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does insist convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'insist'

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Common collocations before 'insist'

back, did, even, has, just, like, man, mother, should, still, though, want, way, why, will

Common collocations of 'insist'

also, back, did, even, father, first, going, has, here, just, kept, like, look, man, might, mother, now, only, other, people, right, should, still, tell, though, time, want, way, why, will

Words with similar spelling to insist

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Common Verb Collocations of insist

be, begin, call, can, cease, come, continue, do, entitle, fail, go, have, know, make, may, mean, must, need, oblige, ought, say, see, seem, shall, should, take, try, want, will, wish

Common Conjunction Collocations of insist

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, whereupon, Nor

Lists containing insist

Synonyms of 'affirm'
Synonyms of 'allege'
Synonyms of 'announce'
Synonyms of 'argue'
Synonyms of 'assert'
Synonyms of 'asseverate'
Synonyms of 'aver'
Synonyms of 'avouch'
Synonyms of 'avow'
Synonyms of 'blandish'
Synonyms of 'cajole'
Synonyms of 'coax'
Synonyms of 'contend'
Synonyms of 'declare'
Synonyms of 'demand'
Synonyms of 'enunciate'
Synonyms of 'exhort'
Synonyms of 'express'
Common Verb Collocations of accompanying
Common Verb Collocations of adamant
Common Verb Collocations of aunts
Common Verb Collocations of alligator
Common Verb Collocations of carrying
Common Verb Collocations of continuing
Common Verb Collocations of defiantly
Common Verb Collocations of disagreed
Common Verb Collocations of dismissing
Common Verb Collocations of defying
Common Verb Collocations of emphatically
Common Verb Collocations of emphatic
Common Verb Collocations of fetching
Common Verb Collocations of fastening
Common Verb Collocations of gatherer
Common Verb Collocations of godless
Common Verb Collocations of having
Common Verb Collocations of huddled
Common Verb Collocations of hurrying
Common Verb Collocations of handing
Common Verb Collocations of hostages
Common Verb Collocations of hopelessness
Common Verb Collocations of hangman
Common Verb Collocations of hailstones
Common Verb Collocations of joining
Common Verb Collocations of jocular
Common Verb Collocations of keeping
Common Verb Collocations of literal
Common Verb Collocations of marrying
Common Verb Collocations of maintaining
Common Verb Collocations of mounting
Common Verb Collocations of mutely
Common Verb Collocations of needless
Common Verb Collocations of nauseous
Common Verb Collocations of noisiest
Common Verb Collocations of nonsmoking
Common Verb Collocations of outrageous
Common Verb Collocations of observance
Common Verb Collocations of oddities
Common Verb Collocations of obstinately
Common Verb Collocations of obdurate
Common Verb Collocations of obstreperous
Common Verb Collocations of paying
Common Verb Collocations of pointless
Common Verb Collocations of rigidly
Common Verb Collocations of seeing
Common Verb Collocations of staying
Common Verb Collocations of stopping
Common Verb Collocations of sharing
Common Verb Collocations of sticking
Common Verb Collocations of surrender
Common Verb Collocations of strict
Common Verb Collocations of tires
Common Verb Collocations of upon
Common Verb Collocations of urgency
Common Verb Collocations of unity
Common Verb Collocations of unreality
Common Verb Collocations of unleashing
Common Verb Collocations of unconditional
Common Verb Collocations of upstart
Common Verb Collocations of uncovering
Common Verb Collocations of unprofessional
Common Verb Collocations of uniqueness
Common Verb Collocations of undoubted
Common Verb Collocations of universality
Common Verb Collocations of unflinchingly