An unexpected development in a book, film, television programme, etc. I won’t give the big plot twist away
More example sentences
- But nothing is what it seems and plot twists keep you guessing throughout the series.
- The themes and plot twists will surprise no one well versed in the samurai genre.
- The fact that eternal life ends up being spookier than death gives the story a unique philosophical dimension, helping to ground the more overwrought plot twists.
Definition of plot twist in:
- The US English dictionary