Textual thesaurus for "climax"

(noun) coming, sexual climax, orgasm

the moment of most intense pleasure in sexual intercourse

(noun) culmination

the decisive moment in a novel or play

the deathbed scene is the climax of the play

(noun) flood tide

the highest point of anything conceived of as growing or developing or unfolding

the climax of the artist's career; in the flood tide of his success

(verb) culminate

end, especially to reach a final or climactic stage

The meeting culminated in a tearful embrace