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importune

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verb
  • ~ sb (for sth): ask sb persistently (for sth), usu in an annoying manner; beg or demand insistently [Barron]
  • to press or beset with solicitations; demand with urgency or persistence [Webster]
  • beg urgently; solicit (of a prostitute) [Nandigam]

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