To ask (a person) to do something:
To give emphasis to; stress:
(Law) To lay legal claim to; claim formally.
To give an order or orders to; direct with authority
To call for; require; deserve
To put or keep in order; organize; arrange
To ask or insist upon, as by right or authority; demand
Expect is defined as to look forward to, require or consider due.
Persist is defined as to refuse to give up or to continue to repeat an action.
To carry on; persist in:
To continue to think or talk about (something or someone).
To provide for; support:
To entreat or plead with; ask, persuade, or solicit earnestly; press; exhort
Endure is defined as to put up with or to undergo.
(--- Informal) To disregard on purpose. Usually used in the imperative:
To persist in or remain constant to a purpose, idea, or task in the face of obstacles or discouragement.
To inquire for; request:
To annoy; vex.
be emphatic or resolute and refuse to budge
To expect or demand:
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