Desert and Insist


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Desert verb – To leave (a cause or party) often in order to take up another.
Insist is an antonym for desert.
Nearby Words: deserted, desertion, deserter, deserting, desertification
Antonyms for Desert


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Insist verb – To state as a fact usually forcefully.
Desert is an antonym for insist in claim topic.
Antonyms for Insist
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Common collocations

time desert time insist time
times desert times insist times
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Insist or Desert. 2016. Accessed January 19, 2021.

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