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Definition of 'juncture'


  1. 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"
       Synonyms: occasion
  2. 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"
       Synonyms: critical point crossroads
  3. the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made
       Synonyms: articulation join joint junction

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