Synonyms and Antonyms of moments 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 points, breaking points, clutches, conjunctures, crises, crossroads, crunches, crunch times, Dunkirks, emergencies, exigencies, extremities, flash points, heads, junctures, tinderboxes, zero hours
climaxes, turning points
happenings, landmarks, milestones
conditions, passes, situations, straits
deadlocks, impasses, stalemates
corners, fixes, holes, hot waters, jams, last ditches, pinches, predicaments, scrapes, spots
eleventh hours, last minutes
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.
beats, cracks, flashes, heartbeats, instants, jiffies, minutes, moments, nanoseconds, points, seconds, shakes, split seconds, ticks, trices, twinkles, winks
bits, spells, stretches, whiles
brinks, cusps, nicks, thresholds, verges
crises, crunch times, wires