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 Pronunciation
v. importunar
Spanish - English - importune Pronunciation
[importunar] v. importune, pester, harass with insistent demands, persistently beseech
English - French - importune Pronunciation
v. importuner, ennuyer, harceler, tracasser; embêter; gêner, contraindre
English - German - importune Pronunciation
v. sich aufdrängen, belästigen
English - Indonesian - importune Pronunciation
v. meminta dgn sangat, mendesak
English - Italian - importune Pronunciation
v. importunare, chiedere con insistenza a, insistere con; infastidire, molestare, seccare
English - Polish - importune Pronunciation
v. naprzykrzać się, napraszać się, prześladować, zanudzać, nagabywać, molestować, doskwierać, naprzykrzyć się, zanudzić, nagabnąć
English - Portuguese - importune Pronunciation
v. importunar
English - Romanian - importune Pronunciation
v. importuna, agăţa, ruga: se ruga cu insistenţă, fi pisălog
English - Russian - importune Pronunciation
г. настойчиво домогаться, докучать, надоедать просьбами, выпрашивать, приставать
English - Turkish - importune Pronunciation
f. ısrarla istemek, başının etini yemek, sıkboğaz etmek
English - Ukrainian - importune Pronunciation
v. настирливо домагатися, вимагати, турбувати, докучати, клопотати, накараскатися, налазити, напастувати, наприкритися
a. наполегливий, неприємний
French - English - importune Pronunciation
[importun] adj. importune, inadvisable, interfering; intrusive, obtrusive; officious, unwelcome
Italian - English - importune Pronunciation
[importuno] adj. troublesome, intrusive, officious, importunate, meddlesome, obtrusive, pressing, clamorous
English - Dutch - importune Pronunciation
ww. lastig vallen, herhaaldelijk verzoeken, aandringen
English - Greek - importune Pronunciation
ρήμ. ζητώ επίμονα, γίνομαι φορτικός
English - Arabic - importune Pronunciation
‏أزعج، ألح على، لحف، أغرى، ضجر‏
‏ملح، ملحف، مزعج‏
English - Chinese - importune Pronunciation
(动) 强求, 硬要; 强求, 纠缠
English - Chinese - importune Pronunciation
(動) 強求, 硬要; 強求, 糾纏
English - Hindi - importune Pronunciation
v. इसरार करना, ज़ोर देना, जिद करना, आग्रह करना, दृढ होना
English - Japanese - importune Pronunciation
(動) うるさくせがむ; 悩ます
English - Korean - importune Pronunciation
동. ...에게 끈질기게 조르다, 쥐어짜다
English - Vietnamese - importune Pronunciation
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