Definition of Urgency

1. Noun. The state of being urgent; an earnest and insistent necessity.




2. Noun. Pressing importance requiring speedy action. "The urgency of his need"
Generic synonyms: Importance
Specialized synonyms: Edge, Sharpness, Imperativeness, Instancy
Derivative terms: Urgent

3. Noun. An urgent situation calling for prompt action. "They departed hurriedly because of some great urgency in their affairs"
Generic synonyms: Situation
Derivative terms: Urgent

4. Noun. Insistent solicitation and entreaty. "His importunity left me no alternative but to agree"
Exact synonyms: Importunity, Urging
Generic synonyms: Solicitation
Derivative terms: Urge

Definition of Urgency

1. n. The quality or condition of being urgent; insistence; pressure; as, the urgency of a demand or an occasion.

2. n. The quality or condition of being urgent; insistence; pressure; as, the urgency of a demand or an occasion.

Definition of Urgency

1. Noun. The quality or condition of being urgent; insistence; pressure; as, the urgency of a demand or an occasion. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Urgency

1. the quality of being urgent [n -CIES]

Medical Definition of Urgency

1. The sudden compelling urge to urinate. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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