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synonyms for most crucial

  • central
  • compelling
  • deciding
  • decisive
  • essential
  • imperative
  • momentous
  • necessary
  • pivotal
  • pressing
  • touchy
  • urgent
  • vital
  • acute
  • clamorous
  • climacteric
  • climatic
  • desperate
  • dire
  • hanging by thread
  • high-priority
  • insistent
  • on thin ice
  • searching
  • showdown
  • touch and go

antonyms for most crucial

MOST RELEVANT
  • inessential
  • insignificant
  • minor
  • optional
  • secondary
  • trivial
  • unimportant
  • unnecessary
  • voluntary
  • uncritical
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How to use most crucial in a sentence

A crucial question, very much affected by what the Admiral told me last night.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
"I'm so very sorry," Anson said, slightly flustered, remembering that this was always the crucial moment in a sale.
THE SALESMANWALDO T. BOYD
He had been down into the bottom-most pit of hell, and the sights that he had seen there had withered him up.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
Colonel Mildmay considered; they were approaching the crucial point, and he took his resolution.
ROBIN REDBREASTMARY LOUISA MOLESWORTH
Bernadotte moved slowly, and did not render his force effective at the crucial moment.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
Some of my green men had funked just at the crucial moment, and I had all but shot one.
FOUR DAYSHETTY HEMENWAY
But flight was far from the big muskrat's mind in that crucial moment.
THE WATCHERS OF THE TRAILSCHARLES G. D. ROBERTS
Our school year, which closed May 25, has been crucial in many respects.
THE AMERICAN MISSIONARY - VOLUME 52, NO. 2, JUNE, 1898VARIOUS
The top-most bud waits only through the twelve hours of a single day to open.
THE COLLEGE, THE MARKET, AND THE COURTCAROLINE H. DALL
A voice from the softly opened kitchen door broke in upon, this crucial conversation.
AND SO THEY WERE MARRIEDFLORENCE MORSE KINGSLEY
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