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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cliff-hanging, suspenseful, suspensive, nail-bitingadjective

    (of a situation) characterized by or causing suspense


  1. suspensefuladjective

    Inducing suspense.


  1. suspenseful

    Suspenseful refers to a state or condition characterized by uncertainty, excitement, tension, or anxiety, often created in a work of literature, film, or other media, where the audience or reader is eager to know the outcome of certain events or plot. It's the feeling of anticipation or worry about what is going to happen next.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of suspenseful in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of suspenseful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of suspenseful in a Sentence

  1. Benjamin Netanyahu:

    (good morning), The Times of Israel added. These days, Jerusalem is blessed with many gifts, we received another one yesterday evening, with Netta’s suspenseful and shining victory. The gift was that Eurovision will be coming to Jerusalem next year, and we are proud to be hosting it.

  2. Robert Barnett:

    It was a tense, tense time, very suspenseful and fraught with heart and strong feelings.

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    express strong disapproval of
    • A. attend
    • B. condemn
    • C. doom
    • D. acclaim

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