Urgent - Crossword Clue

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ACUTE
DIRE
IMMEDIATE
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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. ending in a sharp point
  6. a mark (') placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
  7. of an angle; less than 90 degrees
DIRE
  1. causing fear or dread or terror; "the awful war"; "an awful risk"; "dire news"; "a career or vengeance so direful that London was shocked"; "the dread presence of the headmaster"; "polio is no longer the dreaded disease it once was"; "a dreadful storm"; "a fearful howling"; "horrendous explosions shook the city"; "a terrible curse"
  2. fraught with extreme danger; nearly hopeless; "a desperate illness"; "on all fronts the Allies were in a desperate situation due to lack of materiel"- G.C.Marshall; "a dire emergency"
IMMEDIATE
  1. very close or connected in space or time; "contiguous events"; "immediate contact"; "the immediate vicinity"; "the immediate past"
  2. having no intervening medium; "an immediate influence"
  3. performed with little or no delay; "an immediate reply to my letter"; "a prompt reply"; "was quick to respond"; "a straightaway denial"
  4. immediately before or after as in a chain of cause and effect; "the immediate result"; "the immediate cause of the trouble"
  5. of the present time and place; "the immediate revisions"
Clue Database Last Updated: 17/10/2019 9:00am

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