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ˈkru ʃəlcru·cial

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  1. crucial

    Synonyms:
    searching, probing, severe, discriminating, sharp, critical, piercing

    Antonyms:
    superficial, indifferent, mild, uncritical, lenient, lax

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  1. crucial, importantadjective

    of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis

    "a crucial moment in his career"; "a crucial election"; "a crucial issue for women"

    Synonyms:
    essential, all important(p), all-important(a), significant, of import, important, authoritative, of the essence(p)

    Antonyms:
    immaterial, unimportant, noncrucial

  2. crucialadjective

    having crucial relevance

    "crucial to the case"; "relevant testimony"

    Synonyms:
    all important(p), of the essence(p), important, essential, all-important(a)

    Antonyms:
    unimportant, noncrucial, immaterial

  3. all-important(a), all important(p), crucial, essential, of the essence(p)adjective

    of the greatest importance

    "the all-important subject of disarmament"; "crucial information"; "in chess cool nerves are of the essence"

    Antonyms:
    immaterial, noncrucial, unimportant

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  1. key partadverb

    Submitted by jndiwehfyusn on September 20, 2021  

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  1. crucialadjective

    Synonyms:
    transverse, intersecting

  2. crucialadjective

    Synonyms:
    severe, searching, trying, decisive

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  1. crucialadjective

    Synonyms:
    cruciform, cross-shaped, severe, trying, ordeal

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How to use crucial in a sentence?

  1. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

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  2. Bernardino Leon:

    This should be the final draft because may be this the final opportunity for Libya, it is a crucial time.

  3. Clemence Bectarte:

    Her testimony was crucial, it is the piece of information that helped them get to Abaaoud.

  4. Scott Sheppard:

    Using some of the largest telescopes in the world, we are now completing the inventory of small moons around the giant planets, they play a crucial role in helping us determine how our Solar System's planets formed and evolved.

  5. Stephen Reicher:

    I think we need very clear messaging and I think in certain spaces — crowded, badly ventilated spaces — masks are crucial mitigation.


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    • C. Solidified
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