Translation of tense in French:

tense

Pronunciation: /tens/

n

adj

  • [person, atmosphere, conversation] tendu/-e; [moment] de tension to make sb tense rendre qn nerveux

vt

Phrasal verbs

tense up

[person] se crisper

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Word of the day hypnopompic
Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
adjective
relating to the state immediately preceding waking up