Critical is defined as someone who tends to make judgments and find fault with others.(adjective)
An example of critical is a father who doesn't feel any of the dates his daughter brings home are good enough for her.
The definition of critical is something that is crucial, judged, analyzed, at a turning point or on the verge of a crisis.(adjective)
See critical in Webster's New World College Dictionary
See critical in American Heritage Dictionary 4
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