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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: climax(0.01325 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to climax.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the highest point of anything conceived of as growing or
developing or unfolding; “the climax of the artist's
career”; “in the flood tide of his success” [syn: flood tide
2: the decisive moment in a novel or play; “the deathbed scene
is the climax of the play” [syn: culmination]
3: the moment of most intense pleasure in sexual intercourse
[syn: orgasm, sexual climax, coming]
4: the most severe stage of a disease
5: arrangement of clauses in ascending order of forcefulness
v : end, especially to reach a final or climactic stage; “The
meeting culminated in a tearful embrace” [syn: culminate]
English → English (gcide)
Climax \Cli"max\, n. [L., from Gr. ? ladder, staircase, fr. ? to
make to bend, to lean. See Ladder, Lean, v. i.]
1. Upward movement; steady increase; gradation; ascent.
2. (Rhet.) A figure in which the parts of a sentence or
paragraph are so arranged that each succeeding one rises
above its predecessor in impressiveness.
“Tribulation worketh patience, patience experience,
and experience hope” -- a happy climax. --J. D.
3. The highest point; the greatest degree.
We must look higher for the climax of earthly good.
To cap the climax, to surpass everything, as in excellence
or in absurdity. [Colloq.]