importunar


importunar
v.
1 to bother, to pester.
2 to be tiresome or a nuisance.
3 to importune, to beset with solicitations over and over again, to tout.
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importunar
verbo transitivo
1 (molestar) to pester; (uso formal) to importune
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VT to bother, pester
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1.
verbo transitivo (frml) to inconvenience, disturb
2.
importunar vi

espero no importunar — I hope it's not inconvenient, I hope I'm not disturbing you

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= intrude, importune, pester.
Ex. Although every assistance should be given to the user of the microfilm collection, attendants should be careful not to intrude.
Ex. He was a shiftless, good-for-nothing man and his shrewish wife was constantly importuning him.
Ex. And there are those whom I have pestered from time to time over the past four years, and who have patiently answered my importunity.
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1.
verbo transitivo (frml) to inconvenience, disturb
2.
importunar vi

espero no importunar — I hope it's not inconvenient, I hope I'm not disturbing you

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= intrude, importune, pester.

Ex: Although every assistance should be given to the user of the microfilm collection, attendants should be careful not to intrude.

Ex: He was a shiftless, good-for-nothing man and his shrewish wife was constantly importuning him.
Ex: And there are those whom I have pestered from time to time over the past four years, and who have patiently answered my importunity.

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importunar [A1 ]
vt
(frml); to inconvenience, disturb
quisiera hacerle unas preguntas, si no lo importuno I would like to ask you a few questions, if it's not inconvenient o if it's convenient
■ importunar
vi
espero no importunar I hope it's not inconvenient, I hope I'm not disturbing you
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importunar (conjugate importunar) verbo transitivo (frml) to inconvenience, disturb
verbo intransitivo:
espero no importunar I hope it's not inconvenient, I hope I'm not disturbing you

importunar verbo transitivo to importune, pester

'importunar' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
atosigar
- molestar
English:
intrude
- molest
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importunar
vt
to bother, to pester;
no me importunes con preguntas don't bother o pester me with questions
vi
to be tiresome o a nuisance
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importunar
v/t bother
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importunar vt
: to bother, to inconvenience
importunar vi
: to be inconvenient

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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