the quality or condition of being importunate; importunateness.
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How to use importunacy in a sentence
That which great men most detest, namely, importunacy; to this the Giver and the Forgiver Encourages his sick petitioners!Biographia Epistolaris Volume 2 | Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Dear Krehbiel,—Please dont let my importunacy urge you to write when you have little time and leisure.The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 1 | Elizabeth Bisland
Though he still winced from the recollection, he was sorry that he had resisted the importunacy of Basil's apology.The Christmas Miracle | Charles Egbert Craddock (AKA Mary Noailles Murfree)
Her negation was so definite that they forbore futile importunacy.The Ordeal | Charles Egbert Craddock