Importune in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Importune

to request (someone) pressingly and persistently for or to do something

Examples of Importune in a sentence

Even after I had politely declined and shut the door, I could hear the salesman continuing to importune me to let him demonstrate the expensive vacuum cleaner.  πŸ”Š

Realizing that the boss was in one of his rare good moods, I seized the opportunity to importune him for a raise.  πŸ”Š

Sometimes fundraisers will appeal to your emotions to importune for donations.  πŸ”Š

Most politicians importune voters for money as well as support.  πŸ”Š

It seems that every week Daniel makes another pathetic attempt to importune Phoebe for a date.  πŸ”Š

A lack of groceries in the house forced Louise to importune her parents to help her through this hard time.  πŸ”Š

Demetri jumped at the opportunity to importune his neighbors to pitch in and build a playground for the children.  πŸ”Š

We will continue to importune City Council to put a stop sign on the corner; hopefully, it will be taken care of before something tragic occurs.  πŸ”Š

Every Christmas, malls are crowded with children who importune Santa for their heart’s desire as they try to convince him that they have been good all year.  πŸ”Š

Even though I importune him to be civilized to my friends, he nevertheless continues to be an incorrigible grouch in their presence.  πŸ”Š

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