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  1. tense
  2. tense

Translation Matrix for tense:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- strain; tense up
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tempus tense
tidsform tense
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ansträngd strained; stressed; tense; uptight artificial; enforced; forced; strained; unnatural
ansträngt strained; stressed; tense; uptight artificial; enervating; enforced; fatiguing; forced; strained; tiring; trying; unnatural
spänt strained; stressed; tense; uptight fixed; set; taut
upphetsande exciting; tense; thrilling exciting; fascinating; moving; sexy; stirring; thrilling; touching
upphetsandet exciting; tense; thrilling

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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
  2. pulled taut

Cross Translation:
tense tempus TempusLinguistik, speziell Grammatik: Eigenschaft, grammatische Kategorie des Verbs zur Anzeige einer Zeit oder Zeitstufe
tense spänd gespanntLinguistik, ohne Steigerung: Eigenschaft von Vokalen, die darin besteht, dass der betreffende Vokal im Vergleich mit anderen, ungespannten mit einer erhöhten Muskelanspannung erzeugt wird
tense trycka serrer — Renfermer, ranger, mettre en lieu sûr, à l’abri. (Sens général).

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