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anticlimactic

[an-tee-klahy-mak-tik, -kluh-, an-tahy-] /ˌæn ti klaɪˈmæk tɪk, -klə-, ˌæn taɪ-/
adjective
1.
of, like, pertaining to, or expressing anticlimax.
Origin of anticlimactic
1895-1900
1895-1900; anti + climactic
Related forms
anticlimactically, adverb
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adj.

also anti-climactic, 1831; see anticlimax + -ic.

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