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  Definition of climax
  1. the moment of most intense pleasure in sexual intercourse
  2. the decisive moment in a novel or play; "the deathbed scene is the climax of the play"
  3. arrangement of clauses in ascending order of forcefulness
  4. the highest point of anything conceived of as growing or developing or unfolding; "the climax of the artist''s career"; "in the flood tide of his success"
  5. the most severe stage of a disease
  6. end, especially to reach a final or climactic stage; "The meeting culminated in a tearful embrace"
Similar Words: orgasm, coming, culmination, flood tide, culminate

 

Hyponyms: male orgasm, crown, top

 

Part Meronyms: story

 

Derivational Morphology: come, culminate, flood tide, culmination, apogee, completion, closing, windup, mop up

 

 
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