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What is the opposite of insistent?

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Adjective
Opposite of making continual and persistent demands
Adjective
Opposite of having or displaying resolve
“I have my doubts that you are going to succeed because you seem like a very weak-willed person.”
Adjective
Opposite of stubborn or persistent in nature
Adjective
Opposite of making or characterized by a noisy outcry
Adjective
Opposite of boldly self-assured
“The barbarians were subdued and became submissive to the enchantress' whims.”
Adjective
Opposite of characterized by unrelenting persistence
Adjective
Opposite of pushy or aggressively assertive or brash
Adjective
Opposite of behaving or done in a determined and forceful way
“His argument, both weak and unpersuasive, was met with silence from the audience.”
Adjective
Opposite of seeking to impose a doctrine in all circumstances without regard to practical considerations
Adjective
Opposite of expressing something forcibly and clearly
Adjective
Opposite of earnest and persistent in nature
“Complaints to the ministry have only resulted in casual attempts to solve the problem.”
Adjective
Opposite of loud or emphatic in speech or expression
“The residents put forward their complaints in a calm manner.”
Adjective
Opposite of expressing opinions or feelings freely or loudly
Adjective
Opposite of to an absolute degree
“Cassidy was interrogated for an hour before making a partial confession to felony murder.”
Adjective
Opposite of incapable of being satisfied or appeased
Adjective
Opposite of strictly imposing or enforcing a rule or method
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(of a person) Opposite of making others work hard or meet high standards
“Perhaps it was his design background that made him a pretty laidback manager.”
Adjective
(of a person) Opposite of sincere and serious in intention
Adjective
Opposite of determined or rigorous in one's application towards a goal or aim
Adjective
Opposite of giving an authoritative command
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