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tense

adjective  /tens/ us  

tense adjective (NERVOUS)

anxious, unable to relax, or causing anxiety: She was very tense as she waited for the interview. The family was faced with a tense financial situation. If a situation is tense, it causes feelings of worry or anxiety.

tense adjective (STIFF)

tight and stiff: Relax! Why are you so tense?

tense

noun [C]  /tens/ us  

tense noun [C] (VERB FORM)

grammar any of the forms of a verb which show the time at which an action happened: "I sing" is in the present tense and shows action happening now, and "I will sing" is in the future tense, showing action that will happen later.

tense

verb [I/T]  /tens/ us  

tense verb [I/T] (MAKE STIFF)

to make your body or muscles tight and stiff, or to become tight and stiff: [T] He tensed his body just before diving from the high board. [I] She tensed up as the car went faster and faster.
Traducciones de “tense”
en coreano 긴장한, 긴박한…
en árabe مُتَوَتِّر, قَلِق, مُقْلِق…
en francés temps…
en turco gergin, sinirli, huzursuz…
en italiano teso…
en chino (tradicionál) (動詞的)時態…
en ruso напряженный…
en polaco spięty, nerwowy, napięty…
en español tiempo…
en portugués tenso…
en alemán die Zeitform…
en catalán tens…
en japonés 緊張した, 気が張り詰めた, (状況などが)緊迫した…
en chino (simplificado) (动词的)时态…
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