Synonyms of crisis


1. crisis, situation

usage: an unstable situation of extreme danger or difficulty; "they went bankrupt during the economic crisis"

2. crisis, juncture, occasion

usage: a crucial stage or turning point in the course of something; "after the crisis the patient either dies or gets better"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: crisis (Dictionary)