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Definitions of suspense:
  • noun:   an uncertain cognitive state
    Example: "The matter remained in suspense for several years"
  • noun:   excited anticipation of an approaching climax
    Example: "The play kept the audience in suspense"
  • noun:   apprehension about what is going to happen

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See suspense used in context: 59 poetry verses, 15 definitions

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