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importune
used in Tom Jones

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Definition
beg insistently or urge repeatedly
  • If I have not therefore importuned you on this head, you will impute it only to my fear of offending the lady, by endeavouring to hurry on so blessed an event faster than a strict compliance with all the rules of decency and decorum will permit.
    Book 7 (27% in)

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