Urgently vs Eagerly - What's the difference?

urgently | eagerly |


As adverbs the difference between urgently and eagerly

is that urgently is with great haste, with a sense of urgency, because it is very important while eagerly is in an eager manner.

urgently

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • With great haste, with a sense of urgency, because it is very important.
  • We all urgently need to apply solutions to the problem of pollution.
    Funds are urgently required if this work is to be completed as planned.
  • Continuously. With insistence.
  • He pleaded urgently for release from what he considered to be an unjust imprisonment.

    Synonyms

    * (great haste), imperatively, pressingly * (continuously), persistently, persuasively

    Antonyms

    * apathetically * half-heartedly

    eagerly

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In an eager manner.
  • Synonyms

    * heartily, with a will