Translation of "urge" - English-Catalan dictionary


verb uk /ɜːdʒ/ us /ɜrdʒ/ present participle urging, past tense and past participle urged
urge someone to do something

to try to persuade someone to do something

instar algú a fer ac
His parents urged him to go to university.
noun uk /ɜːdʒ/ us /ɜrdʒ/

a strong wish or need

desig, impuls
I felt a powerful urge to slap him.

(Translation of “urge” from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)