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  Definition of urge
  1. a strong restless desire; "why this urge to travel?"
  2. an instinctive motive; "profound religious impulses"
  3. force or impel in an indicated direction; "I urged him to finish his studies"
  4. urge on or encourage especially by shouts; "The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers"
  5. push for something; "The travel agent recommended strongly that we not travel on Thanksgiving Day"
Similar Words: itch, impulse, urge on, press, exhort, cheer, inspire, barrack, pep up, recommend, advocate

 

Hyponyms: abience, adience, death instinct, death wish, wanderlust, itchy feet, rush, hurry, push, bear on, preach, advocate, cheerlead

 

Derivational Morphology: itch, spoil, exhortation, incitement, pressure, goad, goading, prod, prodding, urging, spur, spurring, cheerer, cheering, shouting, importunity, urgency, recommendation

 

 
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