Synonyms for (noun) exigency

Synonyms: pinch, emergency, exigency

Definition: a sudden unforeseen crisis (usually involving danger) that requires immediate action

Usage: he never knew what to do in an emergency

Similar words: crisis

Definition: a crucial stage or turning point in the course of something

Usage: after the crisis the patient either dies or gets better

Synonyms: exigency

Definition: a pressing or urgent situation

Usage: the health-care exigency

Similar words: crisis

Definition: an unstable situation of extreme danger or difficulty

Usage: they went bankrupt during the economic crisis