Definitions for crucial

Definitions for (adj) crucial

Main entry: crucial, important

Definition: of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis

Usage: a crucial moment in his career; a crucial election; a crucial issue for women

Main entry: of the essence, essential, crucial, all important, all-important

Definition: of the greatest importance

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

Main entry: crucial

Definition: having crucial relevance

Usage: crucial to the case; relevant testimony

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