EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CLIMAX
The solemn mysteries have their place, but it is one of climax.
The story has now reached a point which I cannot help regarding as its climax.
If he had been waiting for a climax, he was entirely satisfied.
These words brought Pierre's disquietude and exasperation to a climax.
This was the climax of the prelate's favour, the apogee of his power.
And now came an incident which brought Pierre's emotion to a climax.
The woman now rose as if to meet a climax, but her eyes were still on the fire.
The spiritual tension of the evening reached its climax: he could bear no more.
What should be the climax of a triumphant argument becomes its refutation.
The third of Shelley's visions of perfection is the climax of Hellas.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR CLIMAX
- critical mass
- critical moment
- critical period
- critical point
- crucial moment
- crucial occurrence
- crucial period
- decisive moment
- defining moment
- high noon
- kairotic moment
- moment of truth
- pivotal moment
- point of no return
- race against time
- rising action
- turn of the tide
- when push comes to shove
- zero hour