climaxes 1 of 2

plural of climax


2 of 2


present tense third-person singular of climax
as in culminates
to bring to a triumphant conclusion organizers climaxed the county fair with a down and dirty pie-eating contest

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“Climaxes.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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