importuner

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

importune +‎ -er

NounEdit

importuner (plural importuners)

  1. One who importunes.
    • 1605, Sir Edwin Sandys, Europae Speculum [A Relation of the State of Religion in Europe], in Mary Ellen Henley, Sir Edwin Sandy's Europae Speculum: a Critical Edition (2001)
      abrogators and dispensers against the Lawes of God, but tyrannous importuners and Exactors of theyr owne

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

importuner

  1. to importune, to annoy
    Ah, ils m’enquiquinent, sortir du bain pour les Petites Sœurs des Pauvres ou quoi ? (Louis Aragon, Théâtre, Gallimard, 1974, p. 261) (importuner is not used in the example given!?)

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Middle FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

importuner

  1. to bother

ConjugationEdit

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.