Translation of "tense" - English-Turkish dictionary

tense

verb [ I, T ] uk us /tens/ ( also tense up)

If your muscles tense, they become tight and stiff, and if you tense them, you make them do this.

kasları ger(il)mek/sertleş(tir)mek

(Translation of “tense verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)