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insistence

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of insistence

  1. a solemn and often public declaration of the truth or existence of something a continued insistence that there was a massive cover-up by the government Synonyms affirmation, assertion, asseveration, avouchment, avowal, claim, declaration, protestation, professionRelated Words allegation; announcement, proclamation, pronouncement; argument, justification, rationalization, reason; confirmation, reaffirmation, reconfirmation, vindicationNear Antonyms disclaimer; challenge, dispute, question; confutation, disproof, rebuttal, refutation; contradiction, denial, negationAntonyms disavowal



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