Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 05/01/15 Importunate

Importunate (adjective)
importunate [im-pawr-chuh-nit]


adjective
1. urgent or persistent in solicitation, sometimes annoyingly so.
2. pertinacious, as solicitations or demands.
3. troublesome; annoying: importunate demands from the children for attention.

Origin: 1520-30; importune (adj.) + -ate

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