Pressing - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Pressing.

ACUTE
CRITICAL
EXIGENT
URGENT
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ACUTE
  1. having or experiencing a rapid onset and short but severe course; "acute appendicitis"; "the acute phase of the illness"; "acute patients"
  2. of critical importance and consequence; "an acute (or critical) lack of research funds"
  3. extremely sharp or intense; "acute pain"; "felt acute annoyance"; "intense itching and burning"
  4. having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions; "an acute observer of politics and politicians"; "incisive comments"; "icy knifelike reasoning"; "as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang"; "penetrating insight"; "frequent penetrative observations"
  5. a mark (') placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
  6. ending in a sharp point
  7. of an angle; less than 90 degrees
CRITICAL
  1. characterized by careful evaluation and judgment; "a critical reading"; "a critical dissertation"; "a critical analysis of Melville's writings"
  2. being in or verging on a state of crisis or emergency; "a critical shortage of food"; "a critical illness"; "an illness at the critical stage"
  3. at or of a point at which a property or phenomenon suffers an abrupt change especially having enough mass to sustain a chain reaction; "a critical temperature of water is 100 degrees C--its boiling point at standard atmospheric pressure"; "critical mass"; "go critical"
  4. forming or having the nature of a turning point or crisis; "a critical point in the campaign"; "the critical test"
  5. urgently needed; absolutely necessary; "a critical element of the plan"; "critical medical supplies"; "vital for a healthy society"; "of vital interest"
  6. of or involving or characteristic of critics or criticism; "critical acclaim"
  7. marked by a tendency to find and call
EXIGENT
  1. requiring precise accuracy; "an exacting job"; "became more exigent over his pronunciation"
  2. demanding attention; "clamant needs"; "a crying need"; "regarded literary questions as exigent and momentous"- H.L.Mencken; "insistent hunger"; "an instant need"
URGENT
  1. compelling immediate action; "too pressing to permit of longer delay"; "the urgent words `Hurry! Hurry!'"; "bridges in urgent need of repair"

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