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cliff-hanger

noun

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something (as a close contest) that induces much suspense as to its outcome
  • finally, a Super Bowl game that turned out to be a real cliff-hanger

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The first known use of cliff-hanger was circa 1931

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“Cliff-hanger.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cliff-hanger. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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