Exigency in a sentence as a noun

I looked for some market force or exigency that would force the board’s hand but didn’t see any in the article.

It's not like they are gonna get there in under 10-15 minutes even if it is an exigency.

Is "The FBI did not have a warrant but thought they had exigency, targeting someone other than you?

Or as one of these emails says"I can help, though their definition of exigency will be different than ours..."

We can do megaprojects if the exigency exists.

But even in such cases, the acceptable scope of a warrantless search is limited by the circumstances that give rise to the exigency.

My read of the precedent is that when it comes to the invoking the destruction of evidence exception, the exigency must be imminent.

''[2] Overly litigious plaintiffs who amass war chests of patents constitute one such ``exigency.

Legalized ********* will surely cause cops to ease up on suburban white kids, but that'll remove the exigency from the injustice that continues to play out in other parts of the system.

'' Another ``exigency'' occurs when universities strip patent rights from uncompensated students who took that one giant inventive leap.

On the contrary, it is to be considered that, in an exigency into which he had been forced by others, and in which no other means of self-defence offered, he, as a matter of necessity, used the only one that was left to him.

They’re effectively opting for a more familiar normal aviating experience, with the tradeoff being longer emergency/exigency checklists and so much more to manage/remember/process when the system malfunctions.

What we're assuming here is not just poor decision-making blinded by ideology / political exigency / whatever, but poor decision-making in the face of other, obvious, obviously better options.

Exigency definitions


a pressing or urgent situation; "the health-care exigency"


a sudden unforeseen crisis (usually involving danger) that requires immediate action; "he never knew what to do in an emergency"

See also: emergency pinch