tenterhooks is on tenterhooks's Plural Form

on tenterhooks

US ['tentəhʊks]
UK ['tentəhʊks]
  • na.提心吊胆;焦虑不安;如坐针毡
  • Web坐立不安;英制带钩钉
Plural Form:tenterhooks  
tenterhooks
IDM
I've been on tenterhooks all week waiting for the results.
整个星期我都在坐立不安,等待结果出来。
(be) on tenterhooks
坐立不安;如坐针毡(to be) very anxious or excited while you are waiting to find out sth or see what will happen
I've been on tenterhooks all week waiting for the results.
整个星期我都在坐立不安,等待结果出来。

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