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  Definition of crisis
  1. a crucial stage or turning point in the course of something; "after the crisis the patient either dies or gets better"
  2. an unstable situation of extreme danger or difficulty; "they went bankrupt during the economic crisis"
Hyponyms: emergency, exigency, pinch, Dunkirk, juncture, critical point, crossroads

 

Attributes: critical, noncritical, noncrucial

 

Language Translations:
Danish: vendepunkt   Dutch: crisis  
Esperanto: krizo   Finnish: kriisi  
French: crise   German: Krise  
Greek: κρίση   Hebrew: משבר  
Italian: crisi   Japanese: 危機  
Norwegian: krise   Portuguese: crise  
Russian: кризис   Spanish: crisis  
Swedish: kris  
 
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