predicament

20 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[pɹɪdˈɪkəmənt], [pɹɪdˈɪkəmənt], [p_ɹ_ɪ_d_ˈɪ_k_ə_m_ə_n_t]

Synonyms:

crisis (noun)

climax, crisis, critical moment, crucial point, crux, emergency, exigency, key point, strait, turning point.

predicament (noun)

difficulty, dilemma, fix, jam, ordeal, perplexity, pickle, plight, problem, quandary.

Quotes for Predicament:

  1. Life is a predicament which precedes death. Henry James.
  2. Death is a displaced name for a linguistic predicament Paul de Man.
  3. Life is not a spectacle or a feast; it is a predicament George Santayana.