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urgency

The condition of being concerned about safety and requiring timely but not immediate assistance. Potentially, a distress situation.
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That is the situation for the discussion of which I have made a claim of urgency."
One could comprehend the necessity of the cold and the urgency of the cloak.
"Oh, mon Dieu, it is a matter of the greatest urgency to find them out," said the queen, "since you think these worthy gentlemen might be so useful to the king."
Moreover, though he was neither like Crimsworth nor Lord Tynedale, yet he was acrid, and, I suspected, overbearing in his way: there was a tone of despotism in the urgency of the very reproaches by which, he aimed at goading the oppressed into rebellion against the oppressor.
It may hereafter be in my power, or in yours(I hope it will), to procure him better preferment; but it must not be forgotten that no benefit of that sort would have been beyond his natural claims on us, and that nothing can, in fact, be an equivalent for the certain advantage which he is now obliged to forego through the urgency of your debts."
The Admiral's kind urgency came in support of his wife's; they would not be refused; they compressed themselves into the smallest possible space to leave her a corner, and Captain Wentworth, without saying a word, turned to her, and quietly obliged her to be assisted into the carriage.
Marking its 50th anniversary, the International Society for the Study of Time gathered in Edinburgh in June-July 2016 for a conference pivoting on the theme Time's Urgency. From that gathering, 17 papers here discuss such topics as looking down time's telescope at myself: reincarnation and global futures in David Mitchell's fictional worlds, deconstructing the zero-time theory, time's urgency ritualized: the centrality and authority of Mayan calendars, foresight and urgency: the discrepancy between long-term thinking and short-term decision making, and time's redeeming urgency.
However, Malalgoda has further noted that the urgency and importance of the situation had compelled him to take up the task.
Meeting all three movement behavior recommendations was correlated with lower positive urgency, negative urgency, Behavioral Inhibition System, greater perseverance, and better scores on delay discounting.
The app has a category called Urgency Kit which is fully functional in Lahore at the moment.
Philippe told parliamentarians there was "economic urgency", "social urgency", "ecological urgency" and also "political urgency" to act rapidly and implement reforms.
But, the urgency isn't about discovering why the PM decided to award the contract to China, despite dire warnings, the urgency is in discovering who leaked it.