moment of truth
- the point in a bullfight when the matador faces the bull for the kill
- a critical moment or time that tests and reveals one's true self or makes one face the truth
See moment of truth in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. moments of truth
- A critical or decisive time on which much depends; a crucial moment.
- Sports The point in a bullfight at which the matador makes the kill.
Origin: Translation of Spanish el momento de verdad
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