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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An uncertain cognitive state; Excited anticipation of an approaching climax; Apprehension about what is going to happen.

Usage examples (38)
  • The play kept the audience in suspense
  • The matter remained in suspense for several years
  • Well, of course the suspense is carefully scripted.
  • Good suspense is fueled by complication, not distraction. for more
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