English-Swedish translation of critical

Translation of the word critical from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

critical in Swedish

critical
judgmentadjective kritisk
  dangeradjective kritisk, krisartad, riskfylld, farlig, akut
  situationadjective akut, kritisk, osäker, riskabel, vansklig
  crucialadjective kritisk, avgörande, prövande
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Definitions of critical
adjective
1. critical - marked by a tendency to find and call attention to errors and flaws; "a critical attitude"
  uncritical not critical; not tending to find or call attention to errors; "a devoted and almost uncritical admirer"
  sarcastic expressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds
  unfavorable, unfavourable (of winds or weather) tending to hinder or oppose; "unfavorable winds"
  captious, faultfinding tending to find and call attention to faults; "a captious pedant"; "an excessively demanding and faultfinding tutor"
  censorious harshly critical or expressing censure; "was censorious of petty failings"
  deprecative given to expressing disapproval
  hypercritical, overcritical inclined to judge too severely; "hypercritical of colloquial speech"; "the overcritical teacher can discourage originality"
  searing severely critical
  scathing, vituperative marked by harshly abusive criticism; "his scathing remarks about silly lady novelists"; "her vituperative railing"
2. critical - being in or verging on a state of crisis or emergency; "a critical shortage of food"; "a critical illness"; "an illness at the critical stage"
  noncrucial, noncritical of little importance; not decisive
  crucial, important of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis; "a crucial moment in his career"; "a crucial election"; "a crucial issue for women"
  crisis a crucial stage or turning point in the course of something; "after the crisis the patient either dies or gets better"
  acute having or experiencing a rapid onset and short but severe course; "acute appendicitis"; "the acute phase of the illness"; "acute patients"
  life-threatening, dangerous, grave, grievous, serious, severe causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm; "a dangerous operation"; "a grave situation"; "a grave illness"; "grievous bodily harm"; "a serious wound"; "a serious turn of events"; "a severe case of pneumonia"; "a life-threatening disease"
  dire, desperate showing extreme courage; especially of actions courageously undertaken in desperation as a last resort; "made a last desperate attempt to reach the climber"; "the desperate gallantry of our naval task forces marked the turning point in the Pacific war"- G.C.Marshall; "they took heroic measures to save his life"
3. critical - characterized by careful evaluation and judgment; "a critical reading"; "a critical dissertation"; "a critical analysis of Melville's writings"
  uncritical, noncritical not critical; not tending to find or call attention to errors; "a devoted and almost uncritical admirer"
  discerning having or revealing keen insight and good judgment; "a discerning critic"; "a discerning reader"
  scholarly characteristic of scholars or scholarship; "scholarly pursuits"; "a scholarly treatise"; "a scholarly attitude"
  appraising evaluative
  discriminative, judicial expressing careful judgment; "discriminative censure"; "a biography ...appreciative and yet judicial in purpose"-Tyler Dennett
4. critical - at or of a point at which a property or phenomenon suffers an abrupt change especially having enough mass to sustain a chain reaction; "a critical temperature of water is 100 degrees C--its boiling point at standard atmospheric pressure"; "critical mass"; "go critical"
  noncritical not in a state of crisis or emergency
  criticality a critical state; especially the point at which a nuclear reaction is self-sustaining
  chemical science, chemistry the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
  natural philosophy, physics the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
  supercritical (especially of fissionable material) able to sustain a chain reaction in such a manner that the rate of reaction increases
5. critical - forming or having the nature of a turning point or crisis; "a critical point in the campaign"; "the critical test"
  decisive
  crucial, important of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis; "a crucial moment in his career"; "a crucial election"; "a crucial issue for women"
6. critical - of or involving or characteristic of critics or criticism; "critical acclaim"
7. critical - urgently needed; absolutely necessary; "a critical element of the plan"; "critical medical supplies"; "vital for a healthy society"; "of vital interest"
  vital
  indispensable unavoidable; "the routine but indispensable ceremonies of state"
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