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Synonyms for urgent
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pressing, urgent(adj)

    compelling immediate action

    "too pressing to permit of longer delay"; "the urgent words `Hurry! Hurry!'"; "bridges in urgent need of repair"

    Synonyms:
    pressing

    Antonyms:
    beseeching, imploring, pleading

Wiktionary

  1. urgent(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    pressing

  2. urgent(adjective)

    Requiring immediate attention.

    An urgent appeal was sent out for assistance.

    Synonyms:
    pressing

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. urgent

    Synonyms:
    pressing, imperative, immediate, importunate, forcible, strenuous, serious, grave, momentous, indeferrible

    Antonyms:
    unimportant, insignificant, trifling, trivial, deferrable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. urgent(a.)

    Synonyms:
    pressing, cogent, importunate, pertinacious, earnestly solicitous

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