Definitions for urgently

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ur•gentˈɜr dʒənt(adj.)

  1. compelling or requiring immediate action or attention; imperative; pressing.

  2. insistent or earnest in solicitation; importunate.

  3. expressed with insistence.

Origin of urgent:

1490–1500; < L urgent-, s. of urgēns, prp. of urgēre to urge


Princeton's WordNet

  1. urgently, desperately(adverb)

    with great urgency

    "health care reform is needed urgently"; "the soil desperately needed potash"


  1. urgently(Adverb)

    With great haste, with a sense of urgency, because it is very important.

  2. urgently(Adverb)

    Continuously. With insistence.

    He pleaded urgently for release from what he considered to be an unjust imprisonment.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Urgently(adverb)

    in an urgent manner

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