Press and Urge


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Press verb – Force or impel in an indicated direction.
Urge is a synonym for press in speech topic. In some cases you can use "Urge" instead a verb "Press", when it comes to topics like push, pressure, continue, cause. popular alternative
Nearby Words: pressed, pressing, pressroom
Synonyms for Press


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Urge verb – To try to persuade (someone) through earnest appeals to follow a course of action.
Usage example: the public service announcement urges pet owners to spay or neuter their pets

Press is a synonym for urge in action topic. You can use "Press" instead a verb "Urge", if it concerns topics such as beg, encourage, push, continue. popular alternative
Nearby Words: urged, urging
Synonyms for Urge

How words are described

great great press great urge
new new press new urge

Common collocations

character press character urge character
people press people urge people
cursor press cursor urge cursor

Both words in one sentence

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