An event marking a unique or important historical change of course or one on which important developments depend.
The agreement was a watershed in the history of both nations.
Juncture, Occasion - an event that occurs at a critical time.
Beleaguering, Besieging, Military Blockade, Siege - the action of an armed force that surrounds a fortified place and isolates it while continuing to attack; "Lay siege to parliament".
Mount, Mountain - a land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill; "Don`t make a mountain out of a molehill".
Dish - a piece of dishware normally used as a container for holding or serving food; "we gave them a set of dishes for a wedding present".
Dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner".
Wash, Wash Away, Wash Off, Wash Out - remove by the application of water or other liquid and soap or some other cleaning agent; "She washed away the makeup".
Grievance, Grudge, Score - a resentment strong enough to justify retaliation; "holding a grudge".
Antagonism, Enmity, Hostility - a state of deep-seated ill-will; "I have no enmity with you".
Leg - a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle; "The stone hit me on the leg".
Advantage, Vantage - the quality of having a superior or more favorable position; "the experience gave him the advantage over me".