Translation of "urge" - English-Portuguese dictionary

urge

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

to try to persuade someone to do something

instar alguém a fazer algo, pedir com insistência que alguém faça algo, insistir que alguém faça algo
His parents urged him to go to university.

(Translation of “urge verb” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)