What does anticlimax mean?

anticlimax meaning in General Dictionary

a sentence where some ideas fall or become less important and striking during the close the exact opposite of orgasm It creates an absurd effect

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  • a disappointing drop after a previous rise
  • a change from a critical at the mercy of a disappointing one
  • A sentence in which the tips fall, or be less essential and striking, at the close; -- the exact opposite of orgasm. It produces a ridiculous result.

anticlimax meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"the addition of a particular which unexpectedly lowers the effect," 1701, from anti- + climax (n.).

anticlimax meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A sentence when the some ideas fall, or become less crucial and striking, in the close; -- the alternative of climax. It creates a ridiculous effect.