Translation of "urge" - English-German dictionary


verb /əːdʒ/

to try to persuade or request earnestly (someone to do something)

He urged her to drive carefully
‘Come with me,’ he urged.

to try to convince a person of (eg the importance of, or necessity for, some action)

Nachdruck legen auf
He urged (on them) the necessity for speed.
urge on

to drive or try to persuade (a person etc) to go on or forwards

He urged himself on in spite of his weariness.

(Translation of “urge” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)