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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Pressing importance requiring speedy action; Insistent solicitation and entreaty; An emergency situation calling for prompt action.

Usage examples (40)
  • Do you see the urgency of the whole situation?
  • They departed hurriedly because of some great urgency in their affairs
  • The urgency of his need
  • "We had a sense of urgency from the beginning of the game," for more
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