What is another word for urge?

892 synonyms found


[ ˈɜːd͡ʒ], [ ˈɜːd‍ʒ], [ ˈɜː_dʒ]

Synonyms for Urge:

appetite (noun) compulsion (noun) desire (noun) eastern poison oak (noun) excitement (noun) motive (noun) request (noun) coax (verb) compel (verb) hasten (verb) motivate (verb) request (verb) advise appeal coax contend eastern poison oak egg on expedite flatter hasten influence insist move Other synonyms: persuade request

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Rhymes for Urge:

  1. serge, splurge, surge, dirge, verge, scourge, purge, merge;
  2. diverge, submerge, emerge, converge;

Quotes for Urge:

  1. To be a human being means to possess a feeling of inferiority which constantly presses towards its own conquest. The greater the feeling of inferiority that has been experienced, the more powerful is the urge for conquest and the more violent the emotional agitation. Alfred Adler.
  2. The urge to save humanity is almost always a false front for the urge to rule. H. L. Mencken.
  3. If a man urge me to tell wherefore I loved him, I feel it cannot be expressed but by answering: Because it was he, because it was myself. Michel de Montaigne.

Idioms of Urge:

  1. urge sm along;
  2. urge sm forward;
  3. urge sm to do sth;