how to pronounce cliffhanger

/ˈklɪfˌhæŋɚ/

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cliffhanger is pronounced in three syllables

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klɪfhæŋɚ

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An example use of cliffhanger in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… it's not a cliffhanger but the door is …”

meanings of cliffhanger

noun:

  1. An ending or stopping point calculated to leave a story unresolved, in order to create suspense.
  2. An outcome which is awaited with keen anticipation, especially one which is delayed for a period of time or which is not known until the last minute.

words with pronunciation similar to cliffhanger

clinger

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