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a contest whose outcome is uncertain up to the very end

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an episode that ends in suspense

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The human race digs the cliff-hanger, digs the continuing story,'' he said.
But each year still ends with a financial cliff-hanger.
Another cliff-hanger came during the third space walk, on Dec.
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The ending is a cliff-hanger, which is very frustrating - I'm desperate to read the next book in the series.
White Collar" Season 5 ended on a cliff-hanger, as was expected by the loyal viewers of this USA Network's series.
Meanwhile, over in EastEnders, there was a sort-of wedding with a sort-of cliff-hanger.
Bilko, with his larger-than-life personality and dynamic style, is a worldwide favourite with freestyle fans on his Honda CRF-250, and his portfolio includes some of the most intense bike stunts, including landing the first ever cliff-hanger backflip, early on in his freestyle career.
TUESDAY Survivors BBC One Wales, 9pm Cashing in on the cliff-hanger ending of its first series, the post-apocalyptic adventure continues as self-interest battles the collective good in an attempt to find a cure for the virus that caused the disaster that kicked the whole show off.
You would watch short movies - usually westerns - and then you would watch serials with a different cliff-hanger, so there'd be a new episode every Saturday morning.
Ashes to Ashes (BBC1, 9pm) It's the last in the series and that should mean that we're in for a cliff-hanger ending.
GARETH Barry says Villa must beat Wigan to set up a final-day cliff-hanger at West Ham in the race for fifth.
Games between these two sides are usually close but this one was a real cliff-hanger, writes Barri Hurford.
RTE start the new series with a double bill - and pick up where the cliff-hanger episode left off.