critical


critical

adjective

Definition of CRITICAL

1
given to making or expressing unfavorable judgments about things <adults tend to be critical of teenagers' taste in music and movies>
Antonyms uncritical
2
needing immediate attention <this problem isn't critical, so we can go home now and tend to it in the morning>
3
of the greatest possible importance <this is the critical exam that will largely determine your college career>

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