What is another word for tense?

625 synonyms found


[ t_ˈɛ_n_s], [ tˈɛns], [ tˈɛns]

Synonyms for Tense:

conflicting (adjective) tight (adjective) tighten (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Tense:

  1. hence, whence, fence, dense, thence, sense;
  2. expense, dispense, commence, condense, offense, intense, defence, pretense, defense, suspense, immense, incense;
  3. commonsense;
  4. misrepresents;

Quotes for Tense:

  1. Loved. You can't use it in the past tense Death does not stop that love at all. Ken Kesey.
  2. Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life. Joan Lunden.
  3. I found it a little bit stressful, because I wasn't used to working with Doctor Who. I got the impression I'd walked into the end of seven years and it was all a bit tense Sarah Sutton.

Idioms of Tense:

  1. tense up ( for sth);