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Critical (IPA: /ˈkɹɪtɪkəɫ/)


Critical (n.)

Qualified to criticise, or pass judgment upon, literary or artistic productions.

Critical (n.)

Pertaining to criticism or the critic's art; of the nature of a criticism; accurate; as, critical knowledge; a critical dissertation.

Critical (n.)

Inclined to make nice distinctions, or to exercise careful judgment and selection; exact; nicely judicious.

Critical (n.)

Inclined to criticise or find fault; fastidious; captious; censorious; exacting.

Critical (n.)

Characterized by thoroughness and a reference to principles, as becomes a critic; as, a critical analysis of a subject.

Critical (n.)

Pertaining to, or indicating, a crisis, turning point, or specially important juncture; important as regards consequences; hence, of doubtful issue; attended with risk; dangerous; as, the critical stage of a fever; a critical situation.

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FAO risk status for a breed at high risk of extinction

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Single by Zion I

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Television series

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Episode of Person of Interest (S2 E7)

Critical Synonyms

Dire, Desperate, Crucial, Acute, Important, Grievous, Severe, Grave, Dangerous, Serious, Life-threatening

Critical Synonyms

Evaluative, Discerning, Appraising, Scholarly, Discriminative, Judicial

Critical Synonyms

Hypercritical, Blistering, Scalding, Captious, Faultfinding, Overcritical, Nitpicking, Deprecative, Unfavourable, Quibbling, Unfavorable, Carping, Vituperative, Censorious, Pettifogging, Sarcastic, Caviling, Scathing

Critical Synonyms

Critical Analysis, Critical Appraisal

Critical Synonyms

Important, Crucial, Decisive

Critical Synonyms

Supercritical

Critical Synonyms

Vital, Indispensable

Critical Rhymes



Critical

Uncritical
Analytical, Apolitical, Hypercritical, Hypocritical, Nonpolitical

Spanish Translation

Critical in Spanish is Crítico

Tagalog Translation

Critical in Tagalog is Delikado

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I think people in power have a vested interest to oppose critical thinking." - Carl Sagan

Example Sentence (Quote)

"In critical moments even the very powerful have need of the weakest." - Aesop

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Most of my scars are not fire-related and I no longer say I know what I am doing at critical moments." - James Nicoll

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Our religions provide critical guidance for the way we live our lives, and for the way in which we treat each other." - Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The best of ideas is hurt by uncritical acceptance and thrives on critical examination." - George Pólya


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