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What is another word for on tenterhooks?

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Adjective
In a state of suspense or apprehension
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“Army chiefs were on tenterhooks today ahead of a major announcement on the future of an historic West Yorkshire regiment.”
Adjective
Uncomfortable or embarrassed
Adjective
Having or showing an excited feeling that something is about to happen, especially something good
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Adverb
In a state of high anticipation
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