noun, plural crises [kreez]. /kriz/. French.
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Example sentences from the Web for crise
In short, Maduro is now facing dual crises: One economic, the other of legitimacy.Venezuela Says Goodbye to Its Lil Friend, While the Rest of the Continent Cheers|Catalina Lobo-Guererro|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Last time Gazprom reduced staff was during the crises of 2008.
And they said that the blame for managing foreign policy crises can hardly be heaped on the departing secretary.Hagel Takes a Bullet for Obama: Inside the Defense Secretary’s Sudden Firing|Shane Harris, Tim Mak|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Echo has documented all the crises of the post-Perestroika era, wars, conflicts, scandals, and protests.The Kremlin Is Killing Echo of Moscow, Russia’s Last Independent Radio Station|Anna Nemtsova|November 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Grey Lady said that a series of badly mishandled global crises has “fueled speculation that Mr. Obama may shake up his team.”Before Ditching His Top Aides, Obama Should Look in the Mirror|Leslie H. Gelb|November 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At times locomotor ataxia begins with very severe pain seizures, known as crises.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley
Again, the processes of production were being perfected, and displacing men; here were panics and crises, displacing—yet more men.
At this time Corydon's ailments became acute, and her nervous crises were no longer to be borne.
It is at the great crises that the masses are most generally right, and the classes most generally wrong.The Two Great Republics: Rome and the United States|James Hamilton Lewis
With that peculiar doubt that sometimes comes over one in such crises, Warren gently pinched one hand with the other.The Young Ranchers|Edward S. Ellis