importunateness

[ im-pawr-chuh-nit ]SEE DEFINITION OF importunateness

Synonyms for importunateness

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Such frequency is an indication of importunateness; and importunateness is inconsistent with reverence.

WORD ORIGIN

1520s, from importune + -ate, or else from Medieval Latin importunatus, past participle of importunari. Related: Importunately (mid-15c.).

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