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urge

verb [T]
 
 
/ɜːdʒ/
urge sb to do sth to try to persuade someone to do something: His parents urged him to go to university.Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
formal to strongly advise an action: Financial experts are urging caution.Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
Translations of “urge”
in Spanish exhortar, incitar, insistir…
in French exhorter, pousser (à)…
in German drängen, Nachdruck legen auf…
in Chinese (Simplified) 敦促, 驱策, 力劝…
in Russian призывать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 敦促, 驅策, 力勸…
in Turkish ısrarla tavsiye etmek…
in Polish nawoływać do, zalecać…
(Definition of urge verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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