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anticlimax

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ˌæn.tiˈklaɪ.mæks/ US  /-t̬i-/
an event or experience which causes disappointment because it is less exciting than was expected or because it happens immediately after a much more interesting or exciting event
掃興,掃興的結局
When you really look forward to something it's often an anticlimax when it actually happens.
你期盼的事情一旦成真時,你卻常常會感到並不如想像的那樣令人興奮。
Coming home after a trip somewhere is always a bit of an anticlimax.
在一個地方旅遊結束回家時,總會感到有些失落。
Even when you win a match there's often a sense of anticlimax - you always feel you could have played better.
即使在贏了比賽的時候,你也常會有一種不盡人意的感覺——總是覺得本來可以打得更好一些。
Disappointing yourself and others
anticlimactic
 
 
/ˌæn.ti.klaɪˈmæk.tɪk/ US  /-t̬ɪk/ adjective
There was so much publicity and hype beforehand, that the performance itself was a touch anticlimactic.
由於事先炒作得天花亂墜,演出本身倒顯得有些雷聲大,雨點小。
Disappointing yourself and others
(Definition of anticlimax from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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