urging

n. at smb.'s urging (at our urging they accepted the invitation)

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at smb. 's urging (at our urging they accepted the invitation)

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  • urging — index impulsive (impelling), inducement, influence, instigation, invitation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Urging — Urge Urge, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Urged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Urging}.] [L. urgere; akin to E. wreak. See {Wreak}, v. t.] [1913 Webster] 1. To press; to push; to drive; to impel; to force onward. [1913 Webster] Through the thick deserts headlong urged …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • urging — ÉœrdÊ’ /ɜːdÊ’ n. strong instinctual desire, drive; impulse, itch; act of urging v. incite, provoke, goad; impel, encourage; plead; advise …   English contemporary dictionary

  • urging — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. begging, persuading, pleading, beseeching, imploring, inspiring, coaxing, wheedling, inducing, nagging, driving, insistence, stimuLating; see also persuasion 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • urging —   Kōina, koikoi …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • urging — noun 1. a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something (Freq. 1) the ceaseless prodding got on his nerves • Syn: ↑goad, ↑goading, ↑prod, ↑prodding, ↑spur, ↑spurring …   Useful english dictionary

  • urging by force — index compulsion (coercion) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • urging by moral constraint — index compulsion (coercion) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • urging by physical constraint — index compulsion (coercion) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • forcible urging — index compulsion (coercion), enforcement Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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