how to pronounce urges


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the above transcription of urges is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

urges frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word urges occurs in english on average 2.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

urges is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of urges in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… out of your own urges out of thin air …”

meanings of urges


  1. Plural of urge.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of urge.

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