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Anticlimax

An`ti`cli´max
n.1.(Rhet.) A sentence in which the ideas fall, or become less important and striking, at the close; - the opposite of climax. It produces a ridiculous effect.
Noun1.anticlimax - a disappointing decline after ad previous rise; "the anticlimax of a brilliant career"
2.anticlimax - a change from a serious subject to a disappointing one
Synonyms: bathos
downfall, fall
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