importunateness


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal.
Related to importunateness: important

im·por·tu·nate

 (ĭm-pôr′chə-nĭt)
adj.
Troublesomely urgent or persistent in requesting; pressingly entreating: an importunate job seeker.

im·por′tu·nate·ly adv.
im·por′tu·nate·ness n.
Translations

importunateness

nAufdringlichkeit f; (of salesman also, creditor, demand)Hartnäckigkeit f, → Beharrlichkeit f
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Slowly, though, he moves from questions about his own life and destiny to an urgent desire to hear God without the deafening static of his own importunateness.