noun, plural ur·gen·cies.
Related formssu·per·ur·gen·cy, noun
Examples from the Web for urgencies
Who should be more sensitive to the urgencies of a threatened state than he who has the responsibilities of government?Studies in the Out-Lying Fields of Psychic Science|Hudson Tuttle
It is one thing barely to comply with the urgencies of the case, and to do that which in necessitous circumstances is best.Ormond, Volume I (of 3)|Charles Brockden Brown
My languors were suspended by the urgencies of this occasion.Arthur Mervyn|Charles Brockden Brown
I wish, indeed, our own were equally alive to the urgencies of the age.Cyrus W. Field; his Life and Work|Isabella Field Judson
He had to drive himself physically in order that his mind could respond to Bailly's urgencies.The Guarded Heights|Wadsworth Camp