Insist and Importune


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Insist verb – Beg persistently and urgently.
Importune is a synonym for insist in claim topic. In some cases you can use "Importune" instead a verb "Insist". popular alternative
Synonyms for Insist


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Importune verb – To make a request to (someone) in an earnest or urgent manner.
Usage example: she was always importuning people for favors, even when she had no right to ask

Insist is a synonym for importune. You can use "Insist" instead a verb "Importune". popular alternative
Nearby Words: importunity, importuning
Synonyms for Importune
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