Definition of "exigent"
  1. Pertaining to an urgent need or situation that demands immediate attention
How to use "exigent" in a sentence
  1. The flood created an exigent circumstance that required immediate response.
  2. Due to the exigent nature of the case, the court adjourned for an emergency hearing.
  3. The environmental agency responded to the exigent threat posed by the ongoing chemical spill.

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