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French translation of “tense”

tense

adjective /tens/
strained ; nervous
crispé , tendu
The crowd was tense with excitement a tense situation .
tight ; tightly stretched
tendu
Feel how tense my muscles are.
tensely adverb
d’une manière tendue
tenseness noun
tension
tension /-ʃən/ noun the state of being stretched , or the degree to which something is stretched
tension
the tension of the rope .
mental strain ; anxiety
tension (nerveuse)
She is suffering from nervous tension the tensions of modern life .
(Definition of tense from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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