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Synonyms for urging

a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something

the act of earnestly supporting or encouraging

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insistent solicitation and entreaty

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More than 50 Malaysians today stood vigil for four activists who have been missing for over a year under the rain at Dataran Merdeka here, urging the new Pakatan Harapan government to take immediate action to locate the individuals.
Speaking on the resolution urging the government to take steps to abolish interest on House building advance being paid to Federal Government Employees, mover Parveen Masood Bhatti said the interest should be abolished on House Building loans.
POLICE are urging people to be vigilant, following a spate of burglaries.
The following letter was sent to the Ministers of Finance of the Canadian provinces of Newfoundland, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia, urging the provinces to continue cooperating with the Canadian federal government and one another in connection with the harmonization of the Canadian Goods and Services Tax with the provinces sales tax systems.
Sanders, a Muslim living in Rock Hill, sent Jordan a letter urging him to resign.
On June 20, TEI submitted comments to Canadian Minister of Finance John Manley, urging the Canadian government to introduce a formal system to permit the sharing and utilization of tax losses and other tax attributes among groups of related corporations.
"With National Chip Week on the horizon as well, we're urging everyone to keep an eye on kitchen and fire safety."
But a Welsh consumer group is urging citizens to ask shopkeepers where the money is going.
Newcastle North MP Catherine McKinnell is urging her constituents to make use of the service, set up by Britain's energy companies.
The provider of the scheme, eaga, is urging households who think they're eligible to apply.
1 : to try to get (something) accepted : argue in favor of <She's always urging reform.>
Grassley and Max Baucus, chair and ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee, urging the retention of the LIFO inventory accounting method.
With the contract covering Local 32BJ employees who work in apartment buildings set to expire at midnight on April 20, the Realty Advisory Board on Labor Relations is urging owners and managing agents to prepare for the possibility of a strike.
To highlight the urgency of the matter, the Louisiana state legislature passed a resolution last November urging Congress to enact S.
Bush, urging him to issue an executive order permitting chaplains to pray in a sectarian manner.