urgenoun [C]uk /ɜːdʒ/ us /ɝːdʒ/
urgeverb [I or T]uk /ɜːdʒ/ us /ɝːdʒ/
- Newspaper editors are being urged not to intrude into the grief of the families of missing servicemen.
- The president urged other countries to lift the trade restrictions.
- The World Bank is being urged to write off debts from developing countries.
- People were urged to boycott the country's products.
- He again urged approval of a constitutional amendment outlawing abortion.