- suspended animation,
- suspended sentence,
- suspender belt,
- suspense account,
Origin of suspense
Examples from the Web for suspense
It has all the elements necessary for drama, controversy, and suspense.
The suspense was only over who would kill it: Obama or the Democrats.Keystone Senate Failure Is Environmental Kabuki Theater|Ben Jacobs|November 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But those two identifications are still subjects of debate, a problem that adds to the suspense now mounting at Amphipolis.
Is it possible that there is an anti-feminist element buried in the nature of suspense itself?
Most crucially, Happy Valley revolutionizes the connection between rape and suspense.
I, who had gone through the programme before, yet suffered the spell of Auriol's suspense.The Mountebank|William J. Locke
It did not seem possible that, after weeks of suspense, he should have news now, or ever.The Golden Silence|C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
Presently, racked with suspense, they hasten nearer to the scene of action.
Her suspense is one that the child's return would not appease.The Millionaire Baby|Anna Katharine Green
After hours of suspense, darkness came at last and then Terry whispered, Lets get out of here.Gypsies of the Air|Bess Moyer