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importunate

adjective uk   /ɪmˈpɔː.tjʊ.nət/  us   /-ˈpɔːr.tʃə.nɪt/ formal
repeatedly asking for something, in a forceful and annoying way: an importunate beggar/crowd An importunate request or question is repeated and forceful in an annoying way: importunate demands
Translations of “importunate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 強求的, 糾纏不休的, 再三要求的,沒完沒了的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 强求的, 纠缠不休的, 再三要求的,没完没了的…
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