Urge in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is urge a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word urge is a Scrabble US word. The word urge is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

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Is urge a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word urge is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

U1R1G2E1

Is urge a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word urge is a Words With Friends word. The word urge is worth 7 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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You can make 16 words from 'urge' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'urge'

GRUE 5URGE 5

3 letters words from 'urge'

ERG 4GER 4
GUE 4GUR 4
REG 4RUE 3
RUG 4URE 3

2 letters words from 'urge'

ER 2GU 3
RE 2UG 3
UR 2 

All 4 letters words made out of urge

urge ruge ugre gure rgue grue ureg rueg uerg eurg reug erug uger guer uegr eugr geur egur rgeu greu regu ergu geru egru

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word urge. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in urge.

Definitions and meaning of urge

urge

Etymology

From Latin urgeō (urge).

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ɜːd͡ʒ/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ɝd͡ʒ/
  • Rhymes: -ɜː(ɹ)dʒ

Noun

urge (plural urges)

  1. A strong desire; an itch to do something.

Translations

Verb

urge (third-person singular simple present urges, present participle urging, simple past and past participle urged)

  1. (transitive) To press; to push; to drive; to impel; to force onward.
  2. (transitive) To press the mind or will of; to ply with motives, arguments, persuasion, or importunity.
  3. (transitive) To provoke; to exasperate.
  4. (transitive) To press hard upon; to follow closely.
    • Man ? and for ever ? wretch ! what wouldst thou have ? / Heir urges heir, like wave impelling wave.
  5. (transitive) To present in an urgent manner; to insist upon.
  6. (transitive, obsolete) To treat with forcible means; to take severe or violent measures with.
  7. (transitive) To press onward or forward.
  8. (transitive) To be pressing in argument; to insist; to persist.

Synonyms

  • animate
  • incite
  • impel
  • instigate
  • stimulate
  • encourage

Related terms

  • urgent

Translations

See also

  • surge

Anagrams

  • Guer., Ruge, geru, grue, regu

French

Verb

urge

  1. third-person singular present indicative of urger

Anagrams

  • grue

Italian

Verb

urge

  1. third-person singular present indicative of urgere

Latin

Verb

urgē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of urgeō

Portuguese

Verb

urge

  1. third-person singular present indicative of urgir
  2. second-person singular imperative of urgir

Spanish

Verb

urge

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of urgir.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of urgir.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of urgir.

Source: wiktionary.org
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