tense

tenses

Substantiv
lingvistik
a grammatical category of verbs used to express distinctions of time
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  • tempus [ lingvistik ]



tense

tense

tenses

tensed

tensed

tensing

Verb
increase the tension on
  • "tense a rope"
become tense or tenser
  • "He tensed up when he saw his opponent enter the room"

Synonymer

make tense

Synonymer

tense

Adjektiv
in or of a state of physical or nervous tension taut or rigid; stretched tight
  • "tense piano strings"

Synonymer