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  Words related to tense up

Related / Similar Words: tense, strain

 

Definition:
  • make tense and uneasy or nervous or anxious;;
  • become tense or tenser; "He tensed up when he saw his opponent enter the room";

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    Hyponyms: crick, stretch, extend

     

    Derivational Morphology: strain, tension, tensity, tenseness, tautness, tensor

     

    Anagrams: unspent

     

     
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