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    symaa is offline Member
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    Question alternative of: "a turning point"

    Hello :)

    Is there any alternative/equivalent of the expression "a turning point"?

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    X ( A particular event) was a turning point in his career/life...


    Thank you so much in advance.

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    Re: alternative of: "a turning point"

    Watershed, crossroads, defining moment, point of no return.

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    Re: alternative of: "a turning point"

    Thank you, Sir, for the answer.

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    Re: alternative of: "a turning point"

    Or one of my favourite words, a peripateia.

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