nail-biter Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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nail-biternoun [C]

uk   /ˈneɪlˌbaɪ.tər/  us   /-t̬ɚ/
a ​sportsevent or ​film that is ​exciting because you do not ​know how it will end: Saturday's ​semifinal was a ​real nail-biter.
(Definition of nail-biter from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nail-biter”
in Chinese (Simplified) 扣人心弦的体育比赛, 充满悬念的电影…
in Chinese (Traditional) 扣人心弦的體育比賽, 充滿懸念的電影…
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