While placing books will likely get more challenging, Georges Borchardt urged publishers to pay attention to what truly matters.
El-Hamy Mahmoud El-Hamy, a Cairo landlord, recently urged a female tenant to buy a gun for self-defense purposes.
There he urged family-appointed lawyers Ding Xikun and Si Weijiang not to abandon the defense of Chen Kegui.
Even Bob Hawke, who as prime minister shed iconic tears on behalf of Soviet Jews, urged Gillard to change her vote.
I urged him to continue, to give it priority, but as far as I know he was able to write little more.
I urged him with my finger but still he refused to see the door.
He urged the beast to full speed, forcing the animal to the top of the wall and over.
"Mention one or two reasons, then, just to push me along," urged Jerry.
They urged the panther to leap because they fanned its rage with their screams.
I cannot get your father out of his study, Helen, she urged plaintively.
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.