Translation of "urge" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] uk us /ɜːdʒ/ US  /ɝːdʒ/

to strongly advise or try to persuade someone to do a particular thing

[ + to infinitive ] Lawyers will urge the parents to take further legal action. 律师们会力劝家长们采取进一步的法律行动。
[ + that ] Investigators urged that safety procedures at the site should be improved. 调查人员敦促该工地改进安全规程。
Police urged continued vigilance in the fight against crime. 警方呼吁继续保持警惕打击犯罪。
The dogs are urged into fighting more fiercely by loud shouts from the crowd. 人群里发出的高声叫喊使这些狗咬斗得更凶了。
We shall continue to urge for leniency to be shown to these prisoners. 我们将继续呼吁对这些犯人给予宽宥。
urging uk us /ˈɜː.dʒɪŋ/ US  /ˈɝː-/ noun [ C or U ]

He was happy to comply without any further urging from me. 他很高兴地答应了,没用我再费唇舌。
It was only because of Alison's urgings that he sold the house. 只是因为艾莉森再三的劝说他才卖掉了房子。

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