Synonyms of urgent in English:

urgent


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adjective

1‘an urgent need for better storage’

SYNONYMS
acute, grave, pressing, dire, desperate, critical, crucial, sore, serious, intense, crying, burning, compelling, drastic, extreme
life-and-death, great, very great, terrible
archaic, humorous parlous
ANTONYMS

trivial

2‘she needs urgent treatment’

SYNONYMS
emergency, high-priority, top-priority, important, vital, crucial
hurried, rushed, hasty, fast, quick, rapid, swift
North American informal hurry-up
ANTONYMS

non-urgent, elective

3‘‘In here!’ came an urgent whisper’

SYNONYMS
insistent, persistent, determined, resolute, tenacious, obstinate, dogged, pressing, unrelenting
importunate, demanding, earnest, entreating, pleading, begging, clamorous
repeated, unremitting, continuous, incessant
rare exigent
ANTONYMS

casual