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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Strained to stiffness. Also: Any of the forms of a verb that show the time of the action or condition.

Usage examples (38)
  • You can't look at a sleeping cat and be tense.
  • tense piano strings
  • Alternately relax and tense your calf muscle
  • She bent closer, her expression tense with concentration. for more
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