Definitions for junctureˈdʒʌŋk tʃər

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word juncture

Princeton's WordNet

  1. juncture, occasion(noun)

    an event that occurs at a critical time

    "at such junctures he always had an impulse to leave"; "it was needed only on special occasions"

  2. juncture, critical point, crossroads(noun)

    a crisis situation or point in time when a critical decision must be made

    "at that juncture he had no idea what to do"; "he must be made to realize that the company stands at a critical point"

  3. articulation, join, joint, juncture, junction(noun)

    the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made

Wiktionary

  1. juncture(Noun)

    a place where things join, a junction

  2. juncture(Noun)

    a critical moment in time

    We're at a crucial juncture in our relationship.

  3. Origin: From iunctura.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Juncture(noun)

    a joining; a union; an alliance

  2. Juncture(noun)

    the line or point at which two bodies are joined; a joint; an articulation; a seam; as, the junctures of a vessel or of the bones

  3. Juncture(noun)

    a point of time; esp., one made critical or important by a concurrence of circumstances; hence, a crisis; an exigency


Translations for juncture

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • aanhechtingspunt, ogenblik, verbindingDutch
  • положение дел, соединение, стечение обстоятельств, стык, спай, место соединения, конъюнктураRussian

Get even more translations for juncture »

Translation

Find a translation for the juncture definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these juncture definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"juncture." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 28 Jan. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/juncture>.

Are we missing a good definition for juncture?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for juncture: