Thesaurus

importunity

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of IMPORTUNITY

1
something that someone insists upon having <overwhelmed by the often conflicting importunities of pressure groups>
2
the act of making unwelcome intrusions upon another <resented the importunity of those door-to-door Bible-thumpers>

Browse

July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears