Exigent - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈekzəjənt|  American pronunciation of the word exigent
Brit.  |ˈɛksɪdʒ(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word exigent

adjective

- demanding attention(syn: clamant, crying, insistent, instant)

regarded literary questions as exigent and momentous

- requiring precise accuracy(syn: exacting)

became more exigent over his pronunciation

Examples

...started his workday with a flood of exigent matters that required his quick decision...

regarded literary questions as exigent and momentous

became more exigent over his pronunciation

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