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noun as in exigence

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I think we handled it as well as we could have, given the exigencies of production.

Better just to take him out now and not have to worry about such exigencies.

Not a country, but a house in London, where the exigencies of living together creates its own brand of tension?

But the exigencies of making ends meet prompted him to make some questionable financial decisions.

The exigencies of the political calendar have a tendency to wreck even the best-laid plans.

After all, here was a babe equipped to face the exigencies of a censorious world; in looks and apparel a credit to any father.

He lived from hand to mouth; struggled every hour to meet the exigencies of the hour that followed.

Special contrivances, wonderful in their operation, were invented to meet exigencies and emergencies.

Other remedies had been suggested, but his lordship thought that they were not sufficient to meet the exigencies of the case.

Are we prairie-hunters and wood-rangers obliged to obey all the paltry exigencies of cities?


On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to exigencies, such as: demands, exigency, necessity, need, needs, and requirement.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.