The definition of 'dunkirks' & the word 'dunkirks' in example sentences or phrases

Noun
1
a crisis in which a desperate effort is the only alternative to defeat
  1. the Russians had to pull off a Dunkirk to get out of there
2
a seaport in northern France on the North Sea; scene of the evacuation of British forces in 1940 during World War II
3
an amphibious evacuation in World War II (1940) when 330,000 Allied troops had to be evacuated from the beaches in northern France in a desperate retreat under enemy fire

Synonyms of the word 'dunkirks' & Antonyms of the word 'dunkirks'.

Noun
SynonymsDunkirk, Dunkirk, Dunkerque, Dunkirk, Dunkerque,