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synonyms for crises

  • catastrophe
  • change
  • confrontation
  • crunch
  • deadlock
  • dilemma
  • disaster
  • emergency
  • impasse
  • mess
  • pressure
  • situation
  • trouble
  • climacteric
  • climax
  • contingency
  • corner
  • crossroad
  • crux
  • culmination
  • embarrassment
  • entanglement
  • exigency
  • extremity
  • height
  • imbroglio
  • juncture
  • necessity
  • pass
  • perplexity
  • pickle
  • pinch
  • plight
  • predicament
  • puzzle
  • quandary
  • stew
  • strait
  • trauma
  • trial
  • urgency
  • big trouble
  • dire straits
  • hot potato
  • hour of decision
  • moment of truth
  • point of no return
  • turning point
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antonyms for crises

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  • agreement
  • benefit
  • blessing
  • breakthrough
  • calm
  • good fortune
  • good luck
  • happiness
  • miracle
  • peace
  • solution
  • success
  • wonder
  • advantage
  • boon
  • certainty
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How to use crises in a sentence

At times locomotor ataxia begins with very severe pain seizures, known as crises.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
Again, the processes of production were being perfected, and displacing men; here were panics and crises, displacing—yet more men.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
At this time Corydon's ailments became acute, and her nervous crises were no longer to be borne.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
It is at the great crises that the masses are most generally right, and the classes most generally wrong.
THE TWO GREAT REPUBLICS: ROME AND THE UNITED STATESJAMES HAMILTON LEWIS
With that peculiar doubt that sometimes comes over one in such crises, Warren gently pinched one hand with the other.
THE YOUNG RANCHERSEDWARD S. ELLIS
In terrible crises I believe we become almost mechanical, and are not responsible for what we do.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
The Governor was now relieved from the chain of crises which had threatened to overthrow the Colony from its beginning.
WILLIAM BRADFORD OF PLYMOUTHALBERT HALE PLUMB
In dangerous crises a night nurse had me in charge; at ordinary times a lay girl slept in my room.
THIRTY YEARS IN AUSTRALIAADA CAMBRIDGE
At the same time it brings vividly before us the great crises of their history.
HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
It was in such crises that Kit Carson displayed his marvelous resources and lightning-like perception of the best course to adopt.
THE LIFE OF KIT CARSONEDWARD S. ELLIS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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