What does the word importunate mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Importunately.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Importunity.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Urgent; insistent; pertinacious.

Usage examples for importunate

  1. James was met by the importunate demand for land. – Irish Race in the Past and the Present by Aug. J. Thebaud
  2. She was never meant to be pushed out of sight for an importunate visitor. – The Passionate Elopement by Compton Mackenzie
  3. It's only- an importunate tradesman. – Will Warburton by George Gissing