Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

urge incontinence

noun

Definition of urge incontinence

  1. :  involuntary leakage of urine from the bladder when a sudden strong need to urinate is felt — compare stress incontinence



1980

First Known Use of urge incontinence

1980


Medical Dictionary

urge incontinence

play
noun \ˈərj-\

Medical Definition of urge incontinence

  1. :  involuntary leakage of urine from the bladder when a sudden strong need to urinate is felt—compare stress incontinence




Learn More about urge incontinence

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "urge incontinence"


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up urge incontinence? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 11, 2016

the holder of an office

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image33683556

How much does a batman (the Turkish unit of measurement) weigh?

16.96 pounds 100 pounds 196.5 pounds 2.2 pounds
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ