tenterhooks in a sentence

Example sentences for tenterhooks

Players in the multi-billion pound advertising market are on tenterhooks.
Since the summer they have been on tenterhooks to find out whether the government would bring them into line, too.
On tenterhooks and ready to explode due to problems which cannot be addressed so soon.
We were on tenterhooks, waiting to make sure that everyone was okay and to learn whether inter-island travel would be affected.
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