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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ur·gent /ˈɝʤənt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ur·gent a.  Urging; pressing; besetting; plying, with importunity; calling for immediate attention; instantly important. “The urgent hour.”
    Some urgent cause to ordain the contrary.   --Hooker.
    The Egyptians were urgent upon the people that they might send them out of the land in haste.   --Ex. xii. 33.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : compelling immediate action; "too pressing to permit of
            longer delay"; "the urgent words `Hurry! Hurry!'";
            "bridges in urgent need of repair" [syn: pressing]