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anticlimax

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˌæntiˈklaɪmæks/ US  /ˌæntaɪ-/
a disappointing experience, often one that you thought would be exciting before it happened or one that comes after a more exciting experience: After so much preparation, the party was a bit of an anticlimax.Disappointing yourself and others
Translations of “anticlimax”
in Spanish anticlímax…
in French déception…
in German die Entäuschung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 掃興,掃興的結局…
in Russian разочарование…
in Turkish hayal kırıklığı, düş kırıklığı, beklenen bir şeyin tam aksinin olması…
in Chinese (Simplified) 扫兴,扫兴的结局…
in Polish rozczarowanie…
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