critical (a):
marked by a tendency to find and call attention to errors and flaws
a critical attitude
critical (a):
characterized by careful evaluation and judgment
a critical reading.
a critical dissertation.
a critical analysis of Melville's writings
critical (a):
being in or verging on a state of crisis or emergency
a critical shortage of food.
a critical illness.
an illness at the critical stage
critical (a):
at or of a point at which a property or phenomenon suffers an abrupt change especially having enough mass to sustain a chain reaction
a critical temperature of water is 100 degrees C--its boiling point at standard atmospheric pressure.
critical mass.
go critical
critical (s):
forming or having the nature of a turning point or crisis
a critical point in the campaign.
the critical test

Related Words: decisive
critical (s):
urgently needed; absolutely necessary
a critical element of the plan.
critical medical supplies.
vital for a healthy society.
of vital interest

Related Words: vital
critical (a):
of or involving or characteristic of critics or criticism
critical acclaim
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Blood is thicker than water

Et tırnaktan ayrılmaz.
People who are related have stronger obligations to each other than to people outside the family.

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