pochen po•chen vi to knock , (leise auch)
to tap, (heftig)
to thump, to bang
[Herz] to pound, to thump
[Blut] to throb, to pound
auf etw ($) pochen acc (fig) to insist on sth
auf sein (gutes) Recht pochen to insist on one's rights, to stand up for one's rights
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary
auf etw pochen
to insist on sth
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