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Russian translation of “urge”

urge

verb [T]
 
 
/ɜːdʒ/
urge sb to do sth to try to persuade someone to do something
уговаривать кого-либо сделать что-либо
His parents urged him to go to university.Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
formal to strongly advise an action
призывать
Financial experts are urging caution.Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of urge verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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