Posted by R. Berg on May 18, 2003
In Reply to: Crunch time posted by MM on May 18, 2003
: Need help again.
: It's crunch time for the cat to have the pin
: in his broken leg pulled out.
: What does "crunch time" mean here?
Near a deadline. The speaker feels "pressured" or "squeezed" by the urgency of having to do something soon.