Synonyms for Exigency:

n.

hot water, Exigence, trouble, help. necessary. crossroad, juncture, head, climacteric, decide, zero hour, pass. demand, over. crisis (noun)
critical moment, emergency, crucial point, turning point, strait, crisis, predicament, key point, climax, crux.
exigency (noun)
emergency, pinch.
predicament (noun)
predicament, pass, pinch.

Other synonyms:

hot water, Exigence. zero hour, climacteric, difficulty. crossroad, juncture. trouble. head.

Usage examples for exigency

  1. The present exigency however, did not suffer the citizens to take immediate benefit of their victory in such mutual congratulations and embraces as became so great a success; for now all were busily employed to save what houses were left standing, laboring hard all night, and scarcely so could master the fire. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  2. But help her in this exigency make Your city loyal, and be the mightiest man This day in England. – Queen Mary and Harold by Alfred Lord Tennyson