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Meaning of "crunch time" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CRUNCH TIME

crunch time  [krʌntʃ taɪm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRUNCH TIME

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Crunch time is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CRUNCH TIME MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of crunch time in the English dictionary

The definition of crunch time in the dictionary is the critical moment.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CRUNCH TIME


anytime
ˌɛnɪˈtaɪm
bedtime
ˈbɛdˌtaɪm
big-time
ˈbɪɡˌtaɪm
daytime
ˈdeɪˌtaɪm
downtime
ˈdaʊnˌtaɪm
lifetime
ˈlaɪfˌtaɪm
longtime
ˈlɒŋˌtaɪm
lunchtime
ˈlʌntʃtaɪm
maritime
ˈmærɪˌtaɪm
meantime
ˈmiːnˌtaɪm
overtime
ˈəʊvəˌtaɪm
playtime
ˈpleɪˌtaɪm
prime-time
praɪm taɪm
showtime
ˈʃəʊtaɪm
sometime
ˈsʌmˌtaɪm
spare-time
ˈspɛəˌtaɪm
springtime
ˈsprɪŋˌtaɪm
summertime
ˈsʌməˌtaɪm
thyme
taɪm
time
taɪm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRUNCH TIME

crummy
crump
crumpet
crumple
crumple zones
crumpled
crumplings
crumply
crumpy
crunch
crunchable
cruncher
crunchie
crunchily
crunchiness
crunchings
crunchy
crunk
crunodal
crunode

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRUNCH TIME

ahead of time
all the time
all-time
at one time
at the same time
big time
from time to time
full time
in good time
in no time
in the fullness of time
in the nick of time
in time
local time
on time
once upon a time
opening time
real time
short time
summer time
the big time

Synonyms and antonyms of crunch time in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «crunch time» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CRUNCH TIME

Find out the translation of crunch time to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of crunch time from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «crunch time» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

关键时刻
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hora de la verdad
570 millions of speakers

English

crunch time
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

समय की कमी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

وقت أزمة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

решающий момент
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

tempo de crise
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কড়্কড়্ শব্দ সময়
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

temps de crise
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Masa rehat
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Crunch Time
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

試練の時
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

위기 의 시간
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Wektu crunch
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thời gian khủng hoảng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நெருக்கடி நேரம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रखर वेळ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Sıkışma zamanı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

tempo di crisi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

czas kryzysu
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

вирішальний момент
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

timpul crizei
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κρίσιμη στιγμή του χρόνου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

crunch tyd
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

crunch tid
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

crunch tid
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of crunch time

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRUNCH TIME»

The term «crunch time» is regularly used and occupies the 81.490 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRUNCH TIME» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «crunch time» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «crunch time» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about crunch time

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRUNCH TIME»

Discover the use of crunch time in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to crunch time and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Crunch Time: A Novel of Suspense
Swapping her chef’s hat for a sleuthing cap,the intrepid Goldy steps up the investigation.But she’s got to move fast. It’s crunch time toclose in on a killer, before he can close in on her.
Diane Mott Davidson, 2011
2
Crunch Time
Mariah Fredericks is the author of the bestselling novel The True Meaning of Cleavage. In a starred review Booklist said, "Fredericks, a first-time novelist, writes with amazing truth and perception.
Mariah Fredericks, 2010
3
Crunch Time Cookbook
In the Crunch Time Cookbook she arms you with 100 simple, delicious recipes to help you lose the kilos and keep them off. But this is no ordinary cookbook.
Michelle Bridges, 2013
4
Crunch Time
When the students of East High are encouraged to wear costumes that represent what they would like to be someday to the annual Halloween Festival, Gabriella wonders if Troy has the same ideas about where they are headed.
N. B. Grace, 2007
5
Crunch Time: Lose Weight Fast and Keep It Off
The most crucial part of the book is the twelve week exercise program, whichcan easily be followed at home. This book is about controlling calorie intake and exercising every day - its dramatic, intense and promises results.
Michelle Bridges, 2009
6
Crunch Time
Crossing lines of economics, politics, and family, this guide to 21st-century life offers new ways of engaging with the challenges of living in this expansive time.
Mike Hanley, Adrian Monck, 2004
7
Crunch Time: What Football Can Teach You about the Game of Life
A character coach for the Oakland Raiders shares personal stories of NFL players and coaches to reveal the men behind the sport, offering additional reflections on God and life while challenging readers to strengthen their faith.
James E. Grassi, Jim Grassi, 2002
8
Acing the Hepatology Questions on the GI Board Exam: The ...
Until now, there has been no single, slim, but high-yield volume that summarizes the hepatology you need to know for the boards. This book has it nailed.
Brennan M. R. Spiegel, Hetal A. Karsan, 2011
9
Crunch Time
The novel, Crunch Time, is written for all races. There is a message for all to hear. The characters in this novel represent the entire human race.
Daniel Bryant, 2006
10
Crunch Time: Using and Abusing Keynes to Fight the Twin ...
We have reached a crunch time, and we need to apply the genuine, profound insights of John Maynard Keynes to help feed and employ us while we reinvent Australia as a renewable energy-based economy that will sustain our children's and ...
Anthony Charles Kevin, Tony Kevin, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRUNCH TIME»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term crunch time is used in the context of the following news items.
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Crunch time? It may not be as bad as you think
Crunch time? It may not be as bad as you think. by: John Beveridge; From: Herald Sun; July 08, 2015 9:03PM. Increase Text Size · Decrease Text Size · Print ... «Herald Sun, Jul 15»
2
Crunch Time
PAUL BILODEAU/Staff photo. Hamilton-Wenham's Keegan O'Shea is safe at the plate after Gloucester's Zach Abbott misses the tag during the ... «Gloucester Daily Times, Jul 15»
3
Crunch time for fringe players hoping to make RWC team
As the historic rugby tension reaches new levels today at Apia Park we need to reset marking guidelines for the All Blacks. They have only five ... «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
4
USD and JPY soar as crunch time for Greece approaches
With the big EU summit on Greece only a few hours away now (6:30 pm CEDT, 12:30 pm EDT), we're seeing a clear flow of capital out of ... «CMC Markets Site, Jul 15»
5
Crunch time for Echo Entertainment as Brisbane casino verdict looms
Crunch time for Echo Entertainment as Brisbane casino verdict looms. Share; Share via Email · Share on Google Plus · Post on facebook wall ... «The Australian Financial Review, Jul 15»
6
Geraint Jones: It's crunch time at Cheltenham after Gloucestershire's …
"It's getting to crunch time with the quarter finals looming and hopefully that has set us up nicely for the final games and act as a bit of a spring ... «Gloucestershire Echo, Jul 15»
7
Will Greece leave the Eurozone? Crunch time as Greeks heads to …
Greece will today head to the polls to vote in a referendum which could send the country tumbling into financial disaster and plunge the ... «City A.M., Jul 15»
8
Crunch time when mum and dad need to leave the family home
Crunch time when mum and dad need to leave the family home. Share; Share via Email · Share on Google Plus · Post on facebook wall · Share ... «The Australian Financial Review, Jul 15»
9
Crunch time for Saenuri floor leader
Strife between two factions of the governing Saenuri Party peaked on the eve of a parliamentary revote on President Park Geun-hye's veto, ... «The Korea Herald, Jul 15»
10
Crunch time here for replanting flooded soybean fields
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — With rainy conditions expected to continue across parts of the Midwest for the next week, northern Indiana soybean ... «Agri News, Jul 15»

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