1(pressing)(case/letter/matter) urgenteit's in urgent need of repair — hay que repararlo urgentemente
- he's in urgent need of surgery — requiere una inmediata intervención quirúrgica
- Now, with the arrival of the East London Line extension set for 2010, it feels change is more urgent than ever.
- Further attacks remain a real possibility, so action to protect our citizens is urgent.
- With half of India set to live in cities by 2020, he says the need to engage urban voters is urgent.
- The challenge is to balance the planned work on my caseload with the urgent matters that need attention.
- The pressure for change is urgent, however, and only politics can span the gap.
- The approach of the Himalayan winter is making a desperate situation even more urgent.
- Our challenges in health care and nursing continue to be more immediate and urgent.
- Mr. Wright concluded that there was nothing urgent requiring immediate attention.
- The meeting is urgent because the 56 days that members have to oppose plans are up on April 30.
- The Commissioner said the changes were urgent and had to be made now, not in four years time.
- If the situation seemed urgent, the receptionist would notify the police or emergency centre.
- These are the urgent issues that need attention, with special reference also to gender.
- They have worked in dreadful conditions for years and this is a very urgent situation.
- It is urgent that immediate action is taken to protect the graves.
- The question of professional refereeing is an urgent issue that needs immediate attention.
- Fundamental changes are urgent if we are to avoid the collision our present course will bring about.
- This is an urgent debate, and we have to start looking at fundamental flaws in the system.
- Building an independent, rank and file network across the unions becomes all the more urgent in this situation.
- Scott says that the reasons which were mooted two years ago for the merger remain the same today, only now they're more urgent.
- There is an urgent debate to be had: how does counter-consumerism maintain the rage?
2(insistent)(plea/tone) apremiante(knock) insistente
- The tone of your letter can be folksy and conversational or urgent and earnest.
- He was urgent, almost angry, in his passion and the whole thing left me feeling unfulfilled.