Thesaurus / urge

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Doesn't this urge you to pity, so that you will beg His Holiness for pardon, beg him to receive us?
THREE PLAYSLUIGI PIRANDELLO
He had scarcely arrived when he made every exertion to urge it to adopt measures of severity.
A favourable wind would tear the field loose from the cliffs and urge it to sea.
BILLY TOPSAIL, M.D.NORMAN DUNCAN
I shall not proceed further to urge that the Christian apologetic in relation to biology has been successful.
The importance of this last to the liberty and property of our citizens, induces me to urge it on your earliest attention.'
He forbore again to urge any plea for himself, and once more she was obliged to interfere in his behalf.
DR. BREEN'S PRACTICEWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
Those who urge you to these excesses, it said, are not your true friends.
Limping and staggering, Jerrold managed to urge the Eagle out of harm's way.
MOTOR MATT'S AIR SHIPSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
The success of some encouraged others, and each had some particular reason to urge, why he should be supplied before the others.
They are consistent, and urge that this nation should disarm and check military expenditures.
OUR NATIONAL DEFENSE:GEORGE HEBARD MAXWELL

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