Synonyms and Antonyms of moment of truth
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.
boiling point, breaking point, clutch, conjuncture, crisis, crossroad(s), crunch, crunch time, Dunkirk, emergency, exigency, extremity, flash point, head, juncture, tinderbox, zero hour
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
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.
beat, crack, flash, heartbeat, instant, jiffy, minute, moment, nanosecond, point, second, shake, split second, tick, trice, twinkle, wink
bit, spell, stretch, while
brink, cusp, nick, threshold, verge
crisis, crunch time, wire