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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 im·por·tu·ni·ty /ˌɪmpɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Im·por·tu·ni·ty n.; pl. Importunities   The quality of being importunate; pressing or pertinacious solicitation; urgent request; incessant or frequent application; troublesome pertinacity.
    O'ercome with importunity and tears.   --Milton.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : insistent solicitation and entreaty; "his importunity left
          me no alternative but to agree" [syn: urgency, urging]