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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EMERGENCIES

In all my risks and emergencies, I am not sensible of having given a thought to my Maker.

The war god Guan Di also is appealed to as a savior in all sorts of emergencies.

The necessities, the emergencies of the times and of the hour did it.

The colonists were exceedingly perplexed to know what to do in these emergencies.

Had I not known of him before, your own words would have warned me to be ready for all emergencies.

They were forced to leave it with him to provide for emergencies.

American genius, only give it fair play, is equal to all emergencies.

I'm used to commanding men, in emergencies—if that's what you mean.

Holden answered the signal, and rose to be ready for emergencies.

Give them directions how they are to act in the emergencies, which will be likely to occur.