in extremis

US [ˌɪn ɪkˈstrimɪs]
UK [ɪn ɪkˈstriːmɪs]
  • adv.在危急关头;在紧急情况下;在绝境;临终
  • Web濒死;处于极端危险状态;欲海情天
in extremis
adv.
1.
在危急关头;在紧急情况下;在绝境in a very difficult situation when very strong action is needed
2.
临终;弥留之际at the moment of death

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