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hair-raiser

noun

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something (as a close contest) that induces much suspense as to its outcome
  • since they had been dating for five years, her answer to his proposal wasn't exactly a hair-raiser

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The first known use of hair-raiser was in 1897

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“Hair-raiser.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hair-raiser. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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