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CRITICAL

'CRITICAL' is a 8 letter word starting with C and ending with L
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Crossword clues for 'CRITICAL'

ClueAnswer
Absolutely necessary (8)CRITICAL
Decisive; grave (8)CRITICAL

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for CRITICAL

3 letter words

BAD - KEY

4 letter words

DIRE - FINE - HARD - MAIN - MEAN - NICE - SORE - UGLY

5 letter words

ACUTE - BASIC - CLOSE - EXACT - FUSSY - GRAVE - GREAT - HAIRY - HEAVY - MAJOR - NASTY - PICKY - RIGID - ROUGH - SPINY - STEEP - STERN - TIGHT - TOUGH - VITAL

6 letter words

BRUTAL - CHOICY - CHOOSY - CRITIC - CRYING - KNOTTY - LOADED - MINUTE - NARROW - RUGGED - SEVERE - SLIPPY - STAPLE - STRICT - SUBTLE - THORNY - TOUCHY - TRICKY - UPHILL - URGENT - WICKED

7 letter words

ARDUOUS - CAREFUL - CARPING - CAUSTIC - CHARGED - COMPLEX - CORRECT - CRUCIAL - CYNICAL - ESSENCE - EXIGENT - FATEFUL - FINICAL - FINICKY - FRETFUL - INSTANT - JURIDIC - KNOTTED - NAGGING - NERVOUS - NOT EASY - OPEROSE - PARLOUS - PEEVISH - PIVOTAL - PRECISE - PRUDISH - REFINED - SERIOUS - TACTFUL - WEIGHTY

8 letter words

ABSTRUSE - ACCURATE - ALARMING - CAPTIOUS - CAVILING - CRITICAL - DECISIVE - DELICATE - DETAILED - EDUCATED - EMERGENT - EXACTING - EXEGETIC - HUMBLING - INCISIVE - JUDICIAL - JURISTIC - KAIROTIC - LANDMARK - LOWERING - MENACING - MONITORY - NIGGLING - NO PICNIC - PERILOUS - PERSONAL - PREGNANT - PRESSING - PRIGGISH - PUNCTUAL - PURISTIC - RIGOROUS - SLIPPERY - TICKLISH - TOILSOME

9 letter words

ATTENTIVE - CLAMOROUS - DANGEROUS - DEMANDING - DEMEANING - DESPERATE - DIFFICILE - DIFFICULT - EDITORIAL - ESSENTIAL - EXPLOSIVE - EXQUISITE - FINICKING - HERCULEAN - IMPERIOUS - IMPORTANT - INSISTENT - INTRICATE - JAUNDICED - JUDICIARY - JUDICIOUS - JURIDICAL - LABORIOUS - MOMENTOUS - ON THIN ICE - PURITANIC - QUERULOUS - QUIBBLING - RELIGIOUS - SAGACIOUS - SARCASTIC - SCORCHING - SELECTIVE - SENSITIVE - SQUEAMISH - STRATEGIC - STRENUOUS - UNCERTAIN

10 letter words

ANNOTATIVE - BELITTLING - CENSORIOUS - CLARIFYING - COMPELLING - CONCLUSIVE - DANGERSOME - DISCERNING - ESSAYISTIC - EXPLAINING - EXPOSITIVE - EXPOSITORY - FASTIDIOUS - FORMIDABLE - GLOSSARIAL - HARD-EARNED - HARD-FOUGHT - IMPERATIVE - JEOPARDOUS - JUDGMENTAL - JUDICATIVE - METICULOUS - PARTICULAR - PERICULOUS - PRECARIOUS - SCRUPULOUS - TOUCH AND GO - TOUCH-AND-GO - UNDERLYING

11 letter words

CLIMACTERIC - DEPRECATING - DEPRECATIVE - DEPRECATORY - DESTRUCTIVE - DISCOURSIVE - DISPARAGING - DISTINCTIVE - ELUCIDATIVE - EXPLANATORY - EXPLICATIVE - EXPLICATORY - FUNDAMENTAL - JAWBREAKING - JUDGEMENTAL - MONOGRAPHIC - PENETRATING - PUNCTILIOUS - PURITANICAL - REPROACHFUL - SCHOLIASTIC - SIGNIFICANT - SUPERFICIAL - THREATENING

12 letter words

ALLEGORIZING - APPRECIATIVE - COMMENTATIVE - CONTUMELIOUS - DEPRECIATING - DEPRECIATIVE - DEPRECIATORY - DIFFERENTIAL - DISCRIMINATE - ENLIGHTENING - EUHEMERISTIC - EXPOSITORIAL - FAULTFINDING - HIGH-PRESSURE - HIGH-PRIORITY - ILLUMINATING - ILLUMINATIVE - ILLUSTRATIVE - LIFE AND DEATH - OVERCRITICAL - PETTIFOGGING - SCRUTINIZING - VITUPERATIVE

13 letter words

CONSCIENTIOUS - CONSEQUENTIAL - DEMONSTRATIVE - DETERMINATIVE - HAIRSPLITTING - HYPERCRITICAL - MOST IMPORTANT - PERFECTIONIST - RATIONALISTIC - RATIONALIZING - SET WITH THORNS - ULTRACRITICAL

14 letter words

COMMENTATORIAL - DISCRIMINATING - DISCRIMINATIVE - DISQUISITIONAL - DISSERTATIONAL - DISTINGUISHING - PRECISIANISTIC - PRECISIONISTIC - TRICHOSCHISTIC

15 letter words

DEMYTHOLOGIZING - EXEMPLIFICATIVE - PERFECTIONISTIC

16 letter words

ON SLIPPERY GROUND

17 letter words

FRAUGHT WITH DANGER

Definition of critical

  • forming or having the nature of a turning point or crisis; "a critical point in the campaign"; "the critical test"
  • urgently needed; absolutely necessary; "a critical element of the plan"; "critical medical supplies"; "vital for a healthy society"; "of vital interest"
  • of or involving or characteristic of critics or criticism; "critical acclaim"



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