When we do hear from Zawahiri, he will urge the revolution to move to the extremes and denounce moderation.
As ascetic as Aries is, you delight in luxuries now, indulging any urge to splurge.
One might ask: how do you urge the Poles not to appeal to nationalism when the Nazis march into their borders?
I urge all of you to bid as if the fate of the planet depends on us.
“I think Jane Holl Lute would be a terrific candidate, and I urge the president to consider her,” Carper said.
Children, they urge, are often evidently thinking and reasoning, though they can neither think nor speak in words.
But Hartmann now needed no Spirit Guest to urge him to hold his own.
I need not urge the propriety of availing yourself of your present situation to procure a loan.
She was miserable about his health, but she too had a moment of superstition, and would not urge him.
He fell silent, adding no comment of any sort, as if he waited to hear what of my own accord I might have to urge.
1550s, from Latin urgere "to press hard, push, drive, compel," from PIE root *werg- "to work" (cf. Avestan vareza "work, activity;" Greek ergon "work," orgia "religious performances," organon "tool;" Armenian gorc "work;" Lithuanian verziu "tie, fasten, squeeze," vargas "need, distress;" Old Church Slavonic vragu "enemy;" Gothic waurkjan, Old English wyrcan "work;" Gothic wrikan "persecute," Old English wrecan "drive, hunt, pursue;" Old Norse yrka "work, take effect"). Related: Urged; urging.
1610s, from urge (v.); in frequent use after c.1910.