tension

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tension

tensions

Substantiv
  • "the diplomats' first concern was to reduce international tensions"

Synonymer

a state mental or emotional strain or suspense
  • "he suffered from fatigue and emotional tension"

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anatomi
the physical condition of being stretched or strained
  • "it places great tension on the leg muscles"

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a balance between and interplay of opposing elements or tendencies (especially in art or literature)
  • "there is a tension between these approaches to understanding history"
  • "there is a tension created between narrative time and movie time"
(physics) a stress that produces an elongation of an elastic physical body
  • "the direction of maximum tension moves asymptotically toward the direction of the shear"
limnologi
sth being stretched or strained
  • "the violinist adjusted the tension of the strings"

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