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We found 35 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word suspense:
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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. suspense: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. suspense: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. suspense: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. suspense: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. suspense: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. suspense: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Suspense, suspense: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. suspense: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. suspense: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. suspense: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. suspense: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. suspense: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. suspense: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. suspense: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. suspense: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. suspense: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Suspense (American TV series), Suspense (British TV series), Suspense (U.S. TV series), Suspense (US TV series), Suspense (album), Suspense (disambiguation), Suspense (genre), Suspense (radio drama), Suspense (radio program), Suspense: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Suspense: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. suspense: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. suspense: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. suspense, suspense, suspense, suspense (m): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. suspense: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. suspense: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. suspense: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. suspense: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. suspense: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. suspense: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Suspense: Encyclopedia of Television [home, info]
  2. SUSPENSE: Technical Glossary of Theatre Terms [home, info]
  3. suspense: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. SUSPENSE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  2. Suspense (narratology), suspense: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. suspense: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (suspense)

noun:  an uncertain cognitive state ("The matter remained in suspense for several years")
noun:  excited anticipation of an approaching climax ("The play kept the audience in suspense")
noun:  apprehension about what is going to happen

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Phrases that include suspense:   hammer house of mystery and suspense, keep in suspense, master of suspense, pelicula de suspense, pelcula de suspense, more...

Words similar to suspense:   suspenseful, suspensefully, suspensefulness, suspenseless, more...

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