Definitions and translations for "importune"

Definition of importune

Pronunciation
Verb
1. To bother, trouble, irritate.
2. To harass with persistent requests.
3. To approach to offer one's services as a prostitute, or otherwise make improper proposals.
4. To import; to signify.
Adjective
5. Grievous, severe, exacting.
6. Inopportune; unseasonable
7. Troublesome; vexatious; persistent
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English - English - importune

Pronunciation
v. pester, harass with insistent demands, persistently beseech
adj. importune, inadvisable, interfering; intrusive, obtrusive; officious, unwelcome
v. importune, bother, disturb, push, molest, pester

English - Spanish - importune

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v. importunar

Spanish - English - importune

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[importunar] v. importune, pester, harass with insistent demands, persistently beseech

English - French - importune

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v. importuner, ennuyer, harceler, tracasser; embêter; gêner, contraindre

English - German - importune

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v. sich aufdrängen, belästigen

English - Indonesian - importune

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v. meminta dgn sangat, mendesak

English - Italian - importune

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v. importunare, chiedere con insistenza a, insistere con; infastidire, molestare, seccare

English - Polish - importune

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v. naprzykrzać się, napraszać się, prześladować, zanudzać, nagabywać, molestować, doskwierać, naprzykrzyć się, zanudzić, nagabnąć

English - Portuguese - importune

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v. importunar

English - Romanian - importune

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v. importuna, agăţa, ruga: se ruga cu insistenţă, fi pisălog

English - Russian - importune

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г. настойчиво домогаться, докучать, надоедать просьбами, выпрашивать, приставать

English - Turkish - importune

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f. ısrarla istemek, başının etini yemek, sıkboğaz etmek

English - Ukrainian - importune

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v. настирливо домагатися, вимагати, турбувати, докучати, клопотати, накараскатися, налазити, напастувати, наприкритися
a. наполегливий, неприємний

French - English - importune

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[importun] adj. importune, inadvisable, interfering; intrusive, obtrusive; officious, unwelcome

Italian - English - importune

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[importuno] adj. troublesome, intrusive, officious, importunate, meddlesome, obtrusive, pressing, clamorous

English - Dutch - importune

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ww. lastig vallen, herhaaldelijk verzoeken, aandringen

English - Greek - importune

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ρήμ. ζητώ επίμονα, γίνομαι φορτικός

English - Arabic - importune

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‏أزعج، ألح على، لحف، أغرى، ضجر‏
‏ملح، ملحف، مزعج‏

English - Chinese - importune

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(动) 强求, 硬要; 强求, 纠缠

English - Chinese - importune

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(動) 強求, 硬要; 強求, 糾纏

English - Hindi - importune

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v. इसरार करना, ज़ोर देना, जिद करना, आग्रह करना, दृढ होना

English - Japanese - importune

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(動) うるさくせがむ; 悩ます

English - Korean - importune

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동. ...에게 끈질기게 조르다, 쥐어짜다

English - Vietnamese - importune

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v. xin, yêu cầu
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Synonyms for importune
demand noisily: demand, complain, brawl, remonstrate, protest, clamour
Verb forms for importune
Present participle: importuning
Present: importune (3.person: importunes)
Past: importuned
Future: will importune
Present conditional: would importune
Present Perfect: have importuned (3.person: has importuned)
Past Perfect: had importuned
Future Perfect: will have importuned
Past conditional: would have importuned