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Meaning of “the moment of truth” in the English Dictionary

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the moment of truth

an ​occasion when something ​importanthappens that ​tests someone or something and that will have an ​effect on the ​future: Lift-off is always the moment of ​truth for a new ​rocket.
(Definition of the moment of truth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the moment of truth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 关键时刻, 考验人的时刻…
in Chinese (Traditional) 關鍵時刻, 考驗人的時刻…
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