Definitions For Urge


  • A strong restless desire
  • An instinctive motive
  • A strong need or desire to have or do something


  • Force or impel in an indicated direction
  • Spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts
  • Push for something
  • To ask people to do or support (something) in a way that shows that you believe it is very important
  • To try to persuade (someone) in a serious way to dosomething
  • To use force or pressure to move (someone or something) in a particular direction or at a particular speed

Is Urge a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Urge is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Urge in a Sentence

  • He is continually urging reform.
  • The rescuers urged that we remain calm.
  • An editorial urging readers to vote
  • The urge for something sweet
  • He fought the urge to cry.

Synonyms for Urge

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