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moment of truth

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1 a time or state of affairs requiring prompt or decisive action
  • The hours that the coach devoted to having the team practice the play proved worthwhile when the moment of truth arrived.

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2 a particular and often important moment in time
  • It was a moment of truth for the contestants as they waited to hear the winner's name called.

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“Moment of truth.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/moment%20of%20truth. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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