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critical
used in Unbroken - adapted for young adults

6 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
don't be so critical
Definition
finding fault and telling others; or tending to have unfavorable opinions
  • A famous Olympian, criticizing America, would be a priceless propaganda tool.
    p. 191.3

There are no more uses of "critical" flagged with this meaning in Unbroken - adapted for young adults.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
?  —5 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • In critical ways, she was engaged to a stranger.
    p. 248.8
  • The tiny atoll, a strategically critical air base, was home to about five hundred bored American servicemen, mostly marines.
    p. 49.1
  • One by one, they landed, all critically low on fuel.
    p. 67.5
  • He hoped nothing critical was missing.
    p. 97.1
  • The critical issue was provisions.
    p. 104.5

There are no more uses of "critical" in Unbroken - adapted for young adults.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
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