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EtymologyEdit

From Latin urgēre, present active infinitive of urgeō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈur.d͡ʒe.re/
  • Stress: ùrgere
  • Hyphenation: ur‧ge‧re

VerbEdit

urgere

  1. (transitive) to urge, to press
  2. (transitive, figuratively) to stimulate, to rouse
  3. (intransitive) to be pressing
  4. (intransitive) To be urgent; to be necessary urgently

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ConjugationEdit

  • Some texts say this verb is defective and lacks the past participle and passato remoto.

AnagramsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • urgere in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit