What does urging mean?

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urg·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. goad, goading, prod, prodding, urging, spur, spurringnoun

    a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something

    "the ceaseless prodding got on his nerves"

  2. urgingnoun

    the act of earnestly supporting or encouraging

  3. importunity, urgency, urgingnoun

    insistent solicitation and entreaty

    "his importunity left me no alternative but to agree"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Urging

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of urging in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of urging in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of urging in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    There can be no dispute that Syria used banned chemical weapons, violated its obligations under the Chemical Weapons Convention and ignored the urging of the UN Security Council, years of previous attempts at changing Assad's behavior have all failed and failed very dramatically.

  2. Yoichi Miyazawa:

    It is my understanding that the transport ministry is looking into the possibility of (urging) an investigative recall in Japan.

  3. Evelyn Farkas:

    I was urging my former colleagues … ‘Get as much information as you can, get as much intelligence as you can before President Obama leaves the administration’ because I had a fear that, somehow, that information would disappear with the senior people who left.

  4. Joaquin Castro:

    I am urging a full investigation by the Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services of this incident, and also the Department's policy with respect to the use of local police and a review of refugee shelter's employee training and trauma-informed care practices, no matter who you are or where you come from, everyone deserves to be treated with dignity and respect by law enforcement. The incident reaffirms the importance of quickly placing these children without their parents into the care of family relatives or sponsors in the United States while their asylum cases are adjudicated.

  5. Aaron Stephens:

    We are urging students to understand the imperative role that they play in stopping this community spread and, ultimately, saving lives, michigan State University students is committed to doing everything we can to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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