Examples of crunch time in a Sentence
The team had trained well, but at crunch time they just couldn't perform.
with only three minutes left in the game, it was definitely crunch time
Recent Examples of crunch time from the Web
James outscored the Nuggets by himself, 9-6, in crunch time.
It's officially crunch time for the Duchess of Cambridge and the future royal baby.
Sophomore big men Trevon Scott and Nysier Brooks and freshman guards Keith Williams and Trevor Moore all average just over 10 minutes per game, with only occasional appearances at crunch time.
So, too, did the former Lakers duo Larry Nance Jr. and Jordan Clarkson -- all of the newbies rewarding Lue's confidence in crunch time.
Staffers at this financial advisory firm put in some long hours this year, but the extra effort was rewarded with baseball tickets, Starbucks gift cards, and free breakfasts during crunch time.
With Leonard watching from the bench in street clothes, Harden was at his best in crunch time.
Murray torched Portland for a career-high 38 points and Portland lost multiple leads in crunch time.
Chesterton, though, won it with two staples of winning basketball — defense and good free-throw shooting at crunch time.
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CRUNCH TIME Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of crunch time for English Language Learners
: the most important time in a game, event, etc. : a critical moment
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