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  Words related to urgency

Related / Similar Words: importunity, urging

 

Definition:
  • pressing importance requiring speedy action; "the urgency of his need";
  • insistent solicitation and entreaty; "his importunity left me no alternative but to agree";
  • an urgent situation calling for prompt action; "I''ll be there, barring any urgencies"; "they departed hurriedly because of some great urgency in their affairs";
  • the state of being urgent; an earnest and insistent necessity;

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    Hyponyms: edge, sharpness, imperativeness, insistence, insistency, instancy, hurry, haste, press, pressure, criticality, criticalness, cruciality

     

    Derivational Morphology: recommend, urge, advocate

     

     
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