Recent Examples of anticlimactic from the Web
Game 12 was an anticlimactic, groan-inducing draw that lasted 30 moves and 35 minutes.
And yet, fittingly, even Carson’s withdrawal was a little bit confusing and anticlimactic: having wandered, rather hesitatingly, into the campaign, now Carson was wandering out.
Homeland's fourth season, which ended last night, started with a quiet bang and ended with an anticlimactic whimper.
Microsoft’s four-year antitrust case is nearing its anticlimactic end.
This ending felt anticlimactic to me, but everyone else seemed suddenly energized.
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