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1. urgent

adjective. ['ˈɝːdʒənt'] compelling immediate action.

Synonyms

  • pressing

Antonyms

  • unassertive
  • decompression

Etymology

  • urgentem (Latin)

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Rhymes with Urgent

  • convergent
  • divergent
  • detergent
  • emergent
  • sergent

How do you pronounce urgent?

Pronounce urgent as ˈərʤənt.

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Sentences with urgent


1. Adjective
Medical assistants are a part of the team of professionals who work at an urgent care medical facility.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Seek urgent medical care if you develop flank pain and are pregnant.

Quotes about urgent


1. Urgent optimism is the desire to act immediately to tackle an obstacle, combined with the belief that we have a reasonable hope of success.
- Jane McGonigal

2. Urgent optimism is the desire to act immediately to tackle an obstacle, combined with the belief that we have a reasonable hope of success.
- Jane McGonigal

3. Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

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