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urgency (n.)

1530s, probably from urgent + abstract noun suffix -cy.

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Definitions of urgency

urgency (n.)
the state of being urgent; an earnest and insistent necessity;
urgency (n.)
pressing importance requiring speedy action;
the urgency of his need
urgency (n.)
an urgent situation calling for prompt action;
they departed hurriedly because of some great urgency in their affairs
urgency (n.)
insistent solicitation and entreaty;
Synonyms: importunity / urging
From wordnet.princeton.edu