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The meaning of Climax


Climax – definition


The most intense, exciting, or important point of something; the culmination.

Usage examples:

She was nearing the climax of her speech

Culminate in an exciting or impressive event; reach a climax.

Usage examples:

The day climaxed with a gala concert

The most important or exciting part in the development of a story or situation, which usually happens near the end

Usage examples:

The novel built to a shattering climax, leaving me breathless., a late season hurricane on october …

Climax translation into English

Climax: translate from English into Chinese

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高潮, 经绝期

Climax: translate from English into Dutch

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Climax, Toppunt, Opklimming

Climax: translate from English into French

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Climax, Point culminant, Apogée, Orgasme, Vieillissement

Climax: translate from English into German

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Climax: translate from English into Hindi

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उत्कर्ष, चरमोत्कर्ष, शिखर, चरम सीमा, पराकाष्ठा, चरम उत्कर्ष, ऊंचा शिखर, उच्चतम शिखर, पराकाष्ठा पर पहुंचना

Climax: translate from English into Italian

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Climax, Culmine, Punto culminante, Orgasmo, Apice

Climax: translate from English into Korean

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클라이맥스, 최고조, 극상, 엑스터시, 클라이맥스에 달하

Climax: translate from English into Russian

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Кульминация, Разгар, Высшая точка, Кульминационный пункт, Нарастание

Climax: translate from English into Spanish

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Clímax, Punto culminante, Orgasmo, Culminación, Apogeo, Colmo, Llegar a un clímax, Llegar a un orgasmo

Word origin

mid 16th century (in rhetoric): from late Latin, from Greek klimax ‘ladder, climax’. The sense ‘culmination’ arose in the late 18th century.

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