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crunch time

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  1. a time or state of affairs requiring prompt or decisive action with only three minutes left in the game, it was definitely crunch time Synonyms boiling point, breaking point, clutch, conjuncture, crisis, crossroad(s), crunch, emergency, Dunkirk, exigency, extremity, flash point, head, juncture, tinderbox, zero hourRelated Words contingency, possibility; climax, turning point; happening, landmark, milestone; condition, pass, situation, strait; deadlock, impasse, stalemate; corner, fix, hole, hot water, jam, last ditch, pinch, predicament, scrape, spot; eleventh hour, last minute


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