GRE Word List


to press or urge with troublesome persistence

The meaning of the word importune is to press or urge with troublesome persistence.

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consternationamazement or dismay that hinders or throws into confusion
earthyof, relating to, or consisting of earth
intimidateto make timid or fearful : frighten
reparablecapable of being repaired
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wistfulfull of yearning or desire tinged with melancholy
rebateto reduce the force or activity of : diminish
expoundto set forth : state
polemicalof, relating to, or being a polemic : controversial