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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Coming after the climax especially of a dramatic or narrative plot; Of or relating to a sudden change from an impressive to a ludicrous style.

Usage examples (36)
  • Everything after the discovery of the murderer was anticlimactic
  • I cast the vote for the ending as "anticlimactic".
  • It almost feels kind of anticlimactic at this point.
  • But, yes, it is kind of anticlimactic for Sheila E ... for more
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