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importune
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
beg insistently or urge repeatedly
  • She wouldn't understand the hint, but followed me to a sideboard, where I went to lay my bonnet, and importuned me in a whisper to give her directly what I had brought.
    Chapter 14 (14% in)

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