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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (act of insisting)
a. insistence
La insistencia del gobierno de seguir una política de austeridad no ha generado los resultados prometidos.The government's insistence on pursuing a policy of austerity has not delivered the promised results.
2. (perseverance)
a. persistence
La insistencia de Andrew es incansable y por eso siempre logra lo que se propone.Andrew's persistence is relentless, which is how he always achieves what he sets out to do.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. insistence
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[de persona] insistence;en on; [de quejas] persistence
a insistencia de at the insistence of; se repite con insistencia machacona it is repeated with wearisome insistence
el hecho se repite, con machacona insistencia el término alcabala se repite con insistencia machacona en documentos diversos
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pedir con insistencia
to insistently ask for, to urge
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