What is another word for urge?

Need synonyms for urge? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
A strong desire or impulse
more ❯
“I could not resist the urge to travel to Canada to see what all the fuss was about.”
Noun
The act of asking someone earnestly
more ❯
“I finally gave in to the urge of my mother to do my homework.”
Noun
A sudden and unaccountable change of mood or behavior
Noun
A natural or intuitive way of acting or thinking
Noun
The action of asking or begging for something earnestly or humbly
Noun
The faculty by which a person decides on and initiates action
more ❯
Noun
A feeling of great enthusiasm and eagerness
Verb
To ask someone to do something in an urgent manner
more ❯
“I would do my best to urge my husband to buy me a new pair of Dolce and Gabbana sneakers.”
Verb
To encourage someone to continue or succeed
“The game still looked in the balance, and Rhodes continued to urge Kendal on with his constant ranting from the back.”
Verb
To advocate earnestly and persistently
more ❯
“With experts warning that the market is sitting on the biggest bubble ever, it is time to urge caution.”
Verb
To persuade (an unwilling person) to do something by using force or threats
more ❯
Verb
To persuade someone to do something
Verb
To incite or cause troublesome acts
Verb
Press for political action
Verb
To facilitate or accelerate the progress of
more ❯
Verb
To offer for discussion or debate
more ❯
Verb
To make a loud, deep cry, typically with passion or intensity
Verb
To complain or express discontent in a wearisome manner
more ❯
Verb
To assuage the agitation or anger of (someone)
more ❯
Verb
Challenge, defy someone
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
4-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021