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In short, Maduro is now facing dual crises: One economic, the other of legitimacy.

Last time Gazprom reduced staff was during the crises of 2008.

And they said that the blame for managing foreign policy crises can hardly be heaped on the departing secretary.

Echo has documented all the crises of the post-Perestroika era, wars, conflicts, scandals, and protests.

The Grey Lady said that a series of badly mishandled global crises has “fueled speculation that Mr. Obama may shake up his team.”

At times locomotor ataxia begins with very severe pain seizures, known as crises.

Again, the processes of production were being perfected, and displacing men; here were panics and crises, displacing—yet more men.

At this time Corydon's ailments became acute, and her nervous crises were no longer to be borne.

It is at the great crises that the masses are most generally right, and the classes most generally wrong.

With that peculiar doubt that sometimes comes over one in such crises, Warren gently pinched one hand with the other.


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On this page you'll find 64 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to crises, such as: crunch, dilemma, catastrophe, emergency, pressure, and mess.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.