Synonyms and Antonyms of flash point
1 a potentially explosive place or situation that troubled region remains one of the world's most dangerous flash points Synonyms of flash point tinderbox, powder keg, time bomb, volcanoWords Related to flash point hot button, third rail
2 a time or state of affairs requiring prompt or decisive action racial tensions in the city were at a flash point Synonyms of flash point boiling point, breaking point, clutch, conjuncture, crisis, crossroad(s), crunch, crunch time, Dunkirk, exigency, extremity, emergency, head, juncture, tinderbox, zero hourWords Related to flash point 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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