Meaning & Definition of Crisis in English
1. An unstable situation of extreme danger or difficulty
- "They went bankrupt during the economic crisis"
2. A crucial stage or turning point in the course of something
- "After the crisis the patient either dies or gets better"
Examples of using
Is the GOP to blame for the current economic crisis?
President Hoover tried to solve the crisis.
Liberty, as we all know, cannot flourish in a country that is permanently on a war footing, or even a near war footing. Permanent crisis justifies permanent control of everybody and everything by the agencies of central government.