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suspense
British English: /səˈspɛns/
American English: /səˈspɛns/

Translation of suspense in Italian:

noun

  • 1 (tension) to wait in suspense for something
    aspettare qualcosa con impazienza
    to break the suspense to keep o leave somebody in suspense
    tenere qualcuno (con l'animo) in sospeso o sulle spine
    I'd prefer to keep them in suspense
    preferirei tenerli in sospeso
    the suspense is killing me!
    la tensione mi sta uccidendo!

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