the physical condition of being stretched or strained;
"it places great tension on the leg muscles"
"he could feel the tenseness of her body"
(psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense;
"he suffered from fatigue and emotional tension"
"stress is a vasoconstrictor"
- After the climax, the tenseness is relieved.
- Worries and tenseness can lead to insomnia.
- tense 紧张的