July 24th, 2007

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importunate-adjective /ɪmˈpɔrtʃənɪt/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[im-pawr-chuh-nit]
1. urgent or persistent in solicitation, sometimes annoyingly so.
2. pertinacious, as solicitations or demands.
3. troublesome; annoying:

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The importunate salesman, while persistent, frequently did not sell as much as others because of his unwillingness to listen to customers.