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Such economic zoning was rare in the United States before World War I, but the Buchanan decision provoked urgent interest in zoning as a way to circumvent the ruling.

The scale of the data collected during the pandemic had made strong enforcement more urgent, delegates said, and highlighted the need to clarify the scope of the government’s data collection and data deletion procedures during special emergencies.

Stacy Begin, an Oceanside Unified school board member, said she knows some parents are hoping for an urgent return to traditional learning, but the district has developed a robust distance learning plan for now.

The situation was becoming increasingly urgent, and hospitals in the region were at risk of being overrun.

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This is particularly important in the setting of a pandemic, to help hospitals and health care workers treat more patients in urgent need of care.

Last week the Red Cross was sent to the region to “urgently collect 30 bodies.”

The Royalist is urgently contacting Russian Tatler to see this extraordinary document with our own eyes.

Both present alt cert in general—and TFA in particular—as a problem, as a project that urgently needs fixing.

Beck had accidentally destroyed hours of urgently needed American reports.

Darwish spoke to me urgently, saying that the origin of violence in the Middle East came from the Israeli-Palestinian divide.

Pulpits sounded with theological arguments where admonitions were urgently needed.

Fumbling in his haste, he produced a pocket communicator, stabbed frantically at the dial and spoke urgently into it.

Imprecation is seldom absent from these incursions, being, in fact, urgently needed to do duty for closer argumentation.

It was repeated more urgently, to be met again by a quiet but decided negative.

Powerful co-operation with Cornwallis on the part of Clinton was urgently needed.

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On this page you'll find 27 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to urgently, such as: crucially, essentially, exigently, imperatively, necessarily, and pressingly.

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