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Crisis

Meanings and phrases

crisis

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n.
  1. an unstable situation of extreme danger or difficulty
  2. a crucial stage or turning point in the course of something

crisis intervention

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n.
  1. psychotherapy that focuses on acute critical situations (depressive episodes or attempted suicides or drug overdoses) with the aim of restoring the person to the level of functioning before the crisis

economic crisis

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n.
  1. a long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and low prices and low levels of trade and investment; depression; slump
E.g.
  • This caused the fall of prices and the economic crisis.
  • The economic crisis that began in 2008 hit the local industry.
  • The continuing economic crisis was a major issue in the campaign.

identity crisis

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n.
  1. distress and disorientation (especially in adolescence) resulting from conflicting pressures and uncertainty about one's self and one's role in society
E.g.
  • The Hadhrami community in Singapore is now facing an identity crisis.
  • The term was chosen as the title of the book to express the confusion and identity crisis of Black Canadian youth.
  • A writer from No Ripcord shared a similar sentiment, stating that the "identity crisis" seemingly displayed in "As If!"

liquidity crisis

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n.
  1. a state in which there is a short supply of cash to lend to businesses and consumers and interest rates are high; credit crunch; squeeze

financial crisis

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E.g.
  • Recently the hall has fallen into financial crisis.
  • In 2008 they were disbanded due to financial crisis.
  • Russia was in a continuous state of financial crisis.

political crisis

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E.g.
  • Thai political crisis Thai political crisis may refer to:
  • The political crisis should be resolved by political means."

oil crisis

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E.g.
  • The 1973 oil crisis put an end to the Million Programme.
  • This was caused by the oil crisis in 1973.
  • By 1975 profits had halved, partly due to the 1974 oil crisis.

hostage crisis

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E.g.
  • Russian hostage crisis Russian hostage crisis might refer to:
  • The Sect creates a hostage crisis at the German embassy in Japan.
E.g.
  • This began the 2009 Fijian constitutional crisis.
  • He played a prominent role in the constitutional crisis of 1258–1263.
  • Shortly afterward a constitutional crisis erupted in the States General.

global financial crisis

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E.g.
  • Economic growth has been hurt by the global financial crisis.
  • The global financial crisis of 2008 incited further immigration to Iceland.
  • House prices immediately declined, ushering in the global financial crisis.

energy crisis

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E.g.
  • Local energy planning began in Davis after the energy crisis of 1973.
  • After the 1970s energy crisis, the importance of trolleybuses increased somewhat.
  • Competition was fierce and the energy crisis had begun to drive up the price for resins.

debt crisis

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E.g.
  • He takes a hard line with regard to the Greek debt crisis.
  • The 1980s oil glut led to an external debt crisis and a long-running economic crisis.
  • This reflected the exposure of Cyprus to the Great Recession and European debt crisis.

during the crisis

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E.g.
  • Civic rights were overridden during the crisis.
  • Some 1,000 died during the crisis.
  • Ecuador was able to maintain relatively superior growth during the crisis.

crisis management

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E.g.
  • It is in charge of negotiations and crisis management.
  • The Iranian government was criticized regarding to crisis management of the earthquake.
  • As of 2012 the school offers a crisis management course with a focus on the 2011 England riots.

refugee crisis

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E.g.
  • They also won the News Coverage Award at the 2016 BAFTA awards for a programme about the refugee crisis.
  • In May 2016, Duka claimed that the pope could not fully understand the refugee crisis because he is not from Europe.
  • Recently there has been disagreements between Poland and Austria over the Syrian refugee crisis due to the ongoing Syrian Civil War.

humanitarian crisis

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E.g.
  • This Nazi policy caused a humanitarian crisis in Poland’s urban areas.
  • Cutting water supplies would create a humanitarian crisis in the city.
  • The siege by the Syrian government left the enclave under a humanitarian crisis, leading to famine and a lack of food.

succession crisis

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E.g.
  • After Smith's death, a succession crisis ensued.
  • A similar succession crisis was occurring in Portugal.
  • 1373), Poland faced a succession crisis.

mortgage crisis

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E.g.
  • Exposed by the subprime mortgage crisis, NovaStar ceased lending operations at the end of 2007.
  • KfW has been very active in securitization before this market collapsed during the subprime mortgage crisis.
  • During the 2008 season, USC head coach Pete Carroll had Byers lecture the entire team on the subprime mortgage crisis.

banking crisis

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E.g.
  • In 2012, Cyprus became affected by the Eurozone financial and banking crisis.
  • However, in 2012 it became affected by the Eurozone financial and banking crisis.
  • Lehman Brothers collapsed in September 2008, creating a full-blown international banking crisis.

migrant crisis

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E.g.
  • The assailant arrived in Austria in 2015 European migrant crisis.
  • In that capacity, he was one of the officials co-ordinating Germany’s response to the European migrant crisis in 2015.
  • In 2016 he won an International Emmy Award and was nominated for a BAFTA for his coverage of the European migrant crisis.

times of crisis

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E.g.
  • CNN International is a notable broadcaster in times of crisis.
  • In times of crisis, spies steal technology and sabotage the enemy in various ways.
  • It has raised funds to build schools, and provided assistance to the community in times of crisis.

water crisis

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E.g.
  • In 2016 Zenovich took on the California water crisis.
  • Its purpose was to avoid a water crisis at the end of the century.
  • The farmers also demanded to establish the Cauvery Management Board to solve the water crisis.

crisis caused

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E.g.
  • The resulting crisis caused a wave of evacuations of foreign nationals and refugees.
  • In 2008, Chile experienced a pork crisis caused by high dioxin concentrations in their pork exports.
  • Marinaleda represents a local exception of the national housing crisis caused by real estate speculation.

diplomatic crisis

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E.g.
  • The longstanding dispute became a diplomatic crisis in 1895.
  • The airdrop led to an escalating diplomatic crisis in relations between Belarus and Sweden.
  • The Saudi Foreign Minister al-Jubeir announced that the Qatar diplomatic crisis would not be discussed at the Summit.

crisis when

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E.g.
  • The MIS would then strengthen the Saint-Léonard crisis when elected on June 28, 1968.
  • She was quoted as stating "That was literally my mid-life crisis when I was nine years old.
  • Wheeler faces another crisis when Internal Affairs accuses her of being Ledger's accomplice.
E.g.
  • Exposed by the subprime mortgage crisis, NovaStar ceased lending operations at the end of 2007.
  • KfW has been very active in securitization before this market collapsed during the subprime mortgage crisis.
  • During the 2008 season, USC head coach Pete Carroll had Byers lecture the entire team on the subprime mortgage crisis.

injury crisis

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E.g.
  • On 15 March 1947, New Brighton had an injury crisis, particularly among their goalkeepers.
  • Middlesbrough wanted to extend his loan spell, but Osbourne was recalled by Villa due to an injury crisis.
  • Due to an injury crisis in the pack Francis Cummins brought in Jacob Fairbank from Huddersfield Giants on a one-month loan.

budget crisis

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E.g.
  • Government budget cuts and a decline in Israeli tourism triggered a budget crisis at the museum.
  • The resulting budget crisis helped elect Lowell Weicker as governor on a third-party ticket in 1990.
  • An extra general election was called after the Sweden Democrats gave its support to the oppositional Alliance budget (see section '2014 budget crisis').

fiscal crisis

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E.g.
  • to discuss the history and current fiscal crisis of Puerto Rico.
  • Construction efforts ground to a halt in 1977, as a result of the city's fiscal crisis.
  • He served from 1973 until 1976 in the 67th Precinct, whereupon he was laid off due to the fiscal crisis.

housing crisis

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E.g.
  • Marinaleda represents a local exception of the national housing crisis caused by real estate speculation.
  • He ran on a platform of increasing tourism, finding solutions to the housing crisis, and opposing the light rail.
  • Ardern's government has focused particularly on the New Zealand housing crisis, child poverty, and social inequality.

global economic crisis

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E.g.
  • In 2009, construction was postponed indefinitely due to the global economic crisis.
  • The global economic crisis has had less impact on imports because the sector is more diversified than exports.
  • He argues that the Great Depression must not be considered as only an American phenomenon, but as a global economic crisis.

food crisis

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E.g.
  • Samaddar's family face a range of disasters during the food crisis.
  • The bank has been criticized over its role and relevance in the food crisis.
  • Drought in 2016 caused the worst food crisis in Southern Africa in 25 years.

crisis between

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E.g.
  • In 1831 there was a crisis between the settlers in Port Natal (Durban) and Dingane, the Zulu king.
  • The massacre of the royal family in June 2001 prompted the first crisis between Kantipur Publications and the government.
  • Religious Question The Religious Question ("") was a crisis between the Catholic church and the state apparatus of the Brazilian Empire.

health crisis

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E.g.
  • The show had many controversial positions on the mental health crisis and its treatment.
  • This program is aimed at diverting those in a mental health crisis from ending up in jail.
  • Additional measures were taken by the Board to assist with the response to the health crisis.
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