Definition of Climaxes

1. Noun. (plural of climax) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of climax) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Climaxes

1. climax [v] - See also: climax

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Climaxes

climatizing
climatographies
climatography
climatologic
climatological
climatologies
climatologist
climatologists
climatology
climatory
climatotherapy
climature
climatures
climaxed
climaxes (current term)
climaxing
climaxless
climb
climb-down
climb down
climb on
climb the walls
climb up
climbable
climbazole
climbdown
climbdowns
climbed
climbed the walls

Literary usage of Climaxes

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1. The Art of Playwriting: Being a Practical Treatise on the Elements of by Alfred Hennequin (1890)
"Multiple climaxes. — The rage for strong situations, so prevalent at the present day, has led to the construction of plays in which there are two or more ..."

2. The Broad-sclerophyll Vegetation of California: An Ecological Study of the by William Skinner Cooper (1922)
"THE HABITATS OF THE TWO climaxes CONTRASTED. The topic that naturally follows is comparison of the respective habitats of the two broad-sclerophyll climaxes ..."

3. The Alphabet of Rhetoric: With a Chapter on Elocution by Rossiter Johnson (1903)
"... variety of climaxes and cadences. There are three odes that rank above all others in our language —Wordsworth's on Intimations of Immortality, ..."

4. The Book of Table-talk by Charles MacFarlane, James Robinson Planché (1836)
"THE PREACHER OF climaxes. THE late Rev. Robert Hall was remarkably happy and apt at hitting off in conversation, by a few bold strokes dashed occasionally ..."

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