Definition of 'anticlimax'
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It hardly mattered that the couple of tunes that followed were bound to seem a slight anticlimax. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Meeting him was a bit of an anticlimax. The Sun (2009)All filming inevitably ends in brutal anticlimax. Times, Sunday Times (2012)When the news came, it actually felt like a bit of an anticlimax. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It's all been a bit of an anticlimax. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Sadly, like most sporting dreams it ends in anticlimax and failure. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It was a sad anticlimax. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Nobody will feel this sense of slight anticlimax more keenly than the Prime Minister. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The same but younger is rarely a good look, and there is an inevitable anticlimax in knowing where all this is going to end up. Times, Sunday Times (2010)His retirement announcement has added an extra ingredient to what might otherwise have been a slight anticlimax after the return of the Ashes last Monday. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The quest ends in an anticlimax, but the film's target viewers will probably be glad to have come along for the mildly whimsical ride. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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