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tension
'tɛnʃən
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The action of stretching something tight.
  2. A stress that produces an elongation of an elastic physical body.
  3. Feelings of hostility that are not manifest.
  4. A balance between and interplay of opposing elements or tendencies (especially in art or literature).
  5. A state of mental or emotional strain or suspense.
  6. The physical condition of being stretched or strained.
Hyphenationten•sion
Part of Speech(名) noun
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拉紧lājǐnto pull tight; tensioning
绷紧bēngjǐnto brace; taut
紧张jǐnzhāngnervous; keyed up; intense; tense; strained; in short supply; scarce
张力zhānglìtension
拉力lālìtension
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