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Another word for exigent

  1. Compelling immediate attention

      1. Of the utmost seriousness or importance
      2. Characterized by intense emotion; passionate:
      3. Marked by flames or intense heat:
      1. That demands action or attention.
      2. That deserves rebuke or censure.
      3. Abominable; reprehensible:
      1. Warning of or having dreadful or terrible consequences; calamitous:
      2. Calling for quick action; urgent
      3. Arousing terror or causing extreme distress; dreadful; terrible
      1. Rising above a surrounding medium, especially a fluid.
      2. Of or relating to aquatic plants such as cattails or rushes that are rooted below a body of water or in an area that is periodically submerged but extend above the water level.
      3. Relating to an exceptionally tall tree whose crown extends well above the level of the upper canopy.
      1. Having the nature of, or indicating, power or authority; commanding
      2. Absolutely necessary; urgent; compelling
      3. Necessary or urgent:
      1. Quickly and easily resolved or determined:
      2. Occurring at once; immediate:
      3. (Archaic) Urgent; pressing
      1. Very earnest or insistent:
      2. Demanding immediate attention; urgent:
      3. Persistent in request or demand; insistent
      1. Compelling immediate action or attention; pressing.
      2. Conveying a sense of pressing importance:
      3. Calling for haste, immediate action, etc.; grave; pressing
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  2. Requiring great or extreme bodily, mental, or spiritual strength

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Another word for exigent