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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
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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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