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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Importunity  \Im`por*tu"ni*ty\,  n.;  pl  {Importunities}.  [L. 
  importunitas  unsuitableness,  rudeness:  cf  F. 
  importunit['e].] 
  The  quality  of  being  importunate;  pressing  or  pertinacious 
  solicitation;  urgent  request;  incessant  or  frequent 
  application;  troublesome  pertinacity. 
 
  O'ercome  with  importunity  and  tears.  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  importunity 
  n  :  insistent  begging 




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