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urge

see definition of urge
  • nounvery strong desire
  • verbbeg, push for, encourage
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Synonyms for urge

noun very strong desire
  • appetite
  • compulsion
  • craving
  • impulse
  • itch
  • longing
  • lust
  • passion
  • weakness
  • yearning
  • drive
  • druthers
  • fancy
  • goad
  • impetus
  • incentive
  • motive
  • pressure
  • stimulant
  • stimulus
  • wish
  • yen
  • appetition
  • fire in belly
  • sweet tooth

Antonyms for urge

  • disgust
  • dislike
  • distaste
  • hate
  • hatred
  • indifference
  • block
  • deterrent
  • discouragement
  • hindrance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to urge

abet

verb. assist, help in wrongdoing
  • advocate
  • back
  • condone
  • egg on
  • encourage
  • endorse
  • goad
  • incite
  • instigate
  • prod
  • promote
  • provoke
  • sanction
  • spur
  • support
  • urge
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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