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Detailed Translations for tense from English to Spanish


Translation Matrix for tense:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- strain; tense up
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
achuchado strained; stressed; tense; uptight
acosado strained; stressed; tense; uptight
emocionante exciting; tense; thrilling compelling; emotional; excited; exciting; gripping; heart rending; heart warming; heated; horny; hot; lascivious; moving; randy; stirring; thrilling; touching

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Related Definitions for "tense":

  1. taut or rigid; stretched tight1
    • tense piano strings1
  2. pronounced with relatively tense tongue muscles (e.g., the vowel sound in `beat')1
  3. in or of a state of physical or nervous tension1
  4. a grammatical category of verbs used to express distinctions of time1
  5. cause to be tense and uneasy or nervous or anxious1
    • he got a phone call from his lawyer that tensed him up1
  6. become tense, nervous, or uneasy1
    • He tensed up when he saw his opponent enter the room1
  7. increase the tension on1
    • alternately relax and tense your calf muscle1
    • tense the rope manually before tensing the spring1
  8. become stretched or tense or taut1
    • the bodybuilder's neck muscles tensed;1

Wiktionary Translations for tense:

  1. verb forms distinguishing time
  1. showing stress or strain

Cross Translation:
tense estresado gespannen — ongemakkelijk, blijk gevend van stress, het punt van (uit-)barsten naderend
tense vendar bander — (familier, fr) Occitanie|fr exaspérer, gonfler.
tense abrupto; tirante; rígido; escarpado; acantilado raide — Traductions à trier suivant le sens
tense dar cuerda remonter — Traductions à trier suivant le sens
tense apretar serrer — Renfermer, ranger, mettre en lieu sûr, à l’abri. (Sens général).
tense tiempo temps — Élément grammatical
tense tender; tensar tendreétirer un fil, une corde, une surface; tirer une corde par plusieurs côtés pour la rendre raide ; étirer une peau.

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