VCR Lesson 7
Fill in the Blank
The word is...
tr. verb. To make repeated and insistent demands and requests.
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a. When it came to importunity, the solicitor excelled because he was very good at selling products by constantly showing up at people's doors.
b. The store was importuned with so many orders for a specific pair of shoes that they ran out within a week of putting them on the shelf.
c. The importunate parents of the campers annoyed the counselors with their wide span of questions about the itinerary of the trip.
d. The intern can be considered an importuner because of all of her hard work in meeting the requests of the CEO.