Übersetzung von “anticlimax” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˌæn.tiˈklaɪ.mæks/ us /-t̬i-/

an event or experience that causes disappointment because it is less exciting than was expected or because it happens immediately after a much more interesting or exciting event

When you really look forward to something it’s often an anticlimax when it actually happens.
Coming home after a trip somewhere is always a bit of an anticlimax.
Even when you win a match there’s often a sense of anticlimax – you always feel you could have played better.
anticlimactic adjective uk /ˌæn.ti.klaɪˈmæk.tɪk/ us /-t̬ɪk/

There was so much publicity and hype beforehand that the performance itself was a touch anticlimactic.

(Übersetzung von “anticlimax” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)