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Synonyms for climax

Synonyms for climax

Synonyms for climax

the highest point of anything conceived of as growing or developing or unfolding

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the decisive moment in a novel or play

the moment of most intense pleasure in sexual intercourse

the most severe stage of a disease

arrangement of clauses in ascending order of forcefulness

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end, especially to reach a final or climactic stage

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1, followed by Komar and Melamid's "Sots-Art" gallery exhibition in 1982, and climaxing four years later with the "Sots Art" show organized by Margarita Tupitsyn at the New Museum of Contemporary Art--coincides exactly with the height of Reaganism, Rambo, and the Evil Empire; with the revival, that is, of Hollywood anti-Communism and Cold War jitters.
THERE are no hard or fast rules but climaxing before penetration is clearly too early.
"She'd say things like `That was incredible' or `You're the best' but I knew she wasn't reaching her peak and climaxing.