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This week, this internal struggle over the response to al Qaeda is reaching a crucial moment.

But sure enough, when the crucial moment came, Mom shot right up and introduced herself, saying what she did.

At the crucial moment, she stiffened George HW Bush's spine to fight to rescue Kuwait in the first Gulf War.

This was the crucial moment that led Gazzaniga deep into the depths of split-brain patient research.

"I'm so very sorry," Anson said, slightly flustered, remembering that this was always the crucial moment in a sale.

Bernadotte moved slowly, and did not render his force effective at the crucial moment.

Some of my green men had funked just at the crucial moment, and I had all but shot one.

But flight was far from the big muskrat's mind in that crucial moment.

The arrows show the probable direction of flow of the fresh charge and burnt gases at the crucial moment.


On this page you'll find 81 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to crucial moment, such as: climax, crisis, crisis point, critical juncture, critical point, and critical stage.

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