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ANTICLIMAX

letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting

Essential English Words with Meanin...
Essential English Words with Meaning and Sentences #1

The meaning of the word anticlimax is letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting.

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amorphousformless; lacking shape or definition
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