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  Definition of tenseness
  1. (psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense; "he suffered from fatigue and emotional tension"; "stress is a vasoconstrictor"
  2. the physical condition of being stretched or strained; "it places great tension on the leg muscles"; "he could feel the tenseness of her body"
Similar Words: tension, stress, tensity, tautness

 

Hyponyms: yips, breaking point, tonicity, tonus, tone

 

Derivational Morphology: try, strain, stress, tense, tense up

 

Anagrams: Tennessee

 

 
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