Thesaurus

Dunkirks

noun
plural of Dunkirk

Synonyms of Dunkirks

a time or state of affairs requiring prompt or decisive action
  • with the company facing a financial Dunkirk, it was hoped that the new CEO could turn things around—and fast

Synonyms for Dunkirks

Words Related to Dunkirks

Phrases Synonymous with Dunkirks

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About Dunkirks

Thesaurus Entries Near Dunkirks

Dunkirk

Dunkirks

dunks

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Dunkirks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/Dunkirks. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!