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urgent

adjective  us   /ˈɜr·dʒənt/
needing immediate attention: The plumbing in this building is in urgent need of repair.
urgency
noun [U]  us   /ˈɜr·dʒən·si/
There was a sense of urgency in her voice.
urgently
adverb  us   /ˈɜr·dʒənt·li/
Flood victims urgently need medical care.
Translations of “urgent”
in Arabic مُلِحّ, عاجِل…
in Korean 긴급한…
in Malaysian penting…
in French urgent…
in Turkish âcil, ivedi…
in Italian urgente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 重要的, 緊急的,急迫的…
in Russian срочный…
in Polish pilny…
in Vietnamese khẩn cấp, đòi hỏi sự chú ý…
in Spanish urgente…
in Portuguese urgente…
in Thai ที่จำเป็นเร่งด่วน…
in German dringend…
in Catalan urgent…
in Japanese 緊急の…
in Indonesian mendesak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 重要的, 紧急的,急迫的…
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