less urgent

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  • This duty will be more or less urgent according to the situation in which we are placed. Cited from Thoughts on Man, His Nature, etc, by Wm Godwin
  • When the need is greatest, should the practice be less urgent? Cited from Principles of Freedom, by Terence J. MacSwiney
  • In Asia and Africa, the economic and social problems are different but no less urgent. Cited from State of the Union, Harry S. Truman
  • In the United States the need of legislation was far less urgent. Cited from Society, by Henry Kalloch Rowe
  • But they are possessed either of greater energy or skill or else own a less urgent conscience. Cited from The Nervous Housewife, by Abraham Myerson
  • The need for exercise is perhaps less obvious, but is certainly not less urgent. Cited from What Is and What Might Be, by Edmond Holmes
  • The psychic satisfaction of love in this case made the complete physical expression less urgent. Cited from Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 2 (of 6), by Havelock Ellis
  • In some ways, of course, it is less urgent, less strident, less involved.
  • I would not ask it if the need were less urgent -- but you must beat Manuel. Cited from The Gringos, by B. M. Bower
  • Even if the cause shall seem for a while imperilled from foreign powers, yet our duties are none the less urgent. Cited from Choice Specimens of American Literature, And Literary Reader, by Martin
  • For the need of minority representation is becoming more and not less urgent. Cited from Proportional Representation, by John H. Humphreys
  • Doubtless the various reasons which made me so impatient to see her would have appeared less urgent to a grown man. Cited from Swann's Way, by Marcel Proust
  • On urgent matters the court rules within weeks but on matters deemed less urgent it can take months or even longer.
  • "The affair that brings me is no less disgraceful and no less urgent." Cited from Scaramouche, by Rafael Sabatini
  • In other words, each additional unit of water that becomes available can be applied to less urgent uses as more urgent uses for water are satisfied.
  • In interpreting them we come upon problems no less urgent and tangled than those which vexed our fathers. Cited from The Nature of Goodness, by George Herbert Palmer
  • A number of private doctor offices and general practitioners could be found available in the two shopping centres for less urgent patients.
  • Post-war tunnelling took place in less urgent circumstances and new, less damaging, tunnelling methods were used.
  • Afterwards comes analysis -- the breaking up of a sentence into its component parts -- not less urgent than parsing. Cited from Journalism for Women, by E.A. Bennett
  • But the storm is indeed frightful, and were the case less urgent, I could almost wish he would not try to make his way through it. Cited from Barriers Burned Away, by E. P. Roe
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