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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Needing quick action. Also: Insistent.

Usage examples (41)
  • Life's most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others?
  • I was in urgent need of a good, solid non-fiction diversion.
  • Still more urgent is the danger of Fascist domination in Europe.
  • This is the challenge which recent developments have restated for us in urgent terms. for more
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