Synonyms of suspense


1. suspense, apprehension, apprehensiveness, dread

usage: apprehension about what is going to happen

2. suspense, doubt, uncertainty, incertitude, dubiety, doubtfulness, dubiousness

usage: an uncertain cognitive state; "the matter remained in suspense for several years"

3. suspense, anticipation, expectancy

usage: excited anticipation of an approaching climax; "the play kept the audience in suspense"

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