Search results for tense

We have found multiple words tense. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

Dictionary entry Language Definition
tense English (Verb Noun) (grammar, transitive) To apply a tense to. (linguistics, grammar, countable) An inflection form of a verb that indicates tense.. (linguistics, uncountable) The property of indicating the point [...](grammar, transitive) To apply a tense to. (linguistics, grammar, countable) An inflection form of a verb that indicates tense.. (linguistics, uncountable) The property of indicating the point [...]
tense English (Adjective Verb) Pulled taut, without any slack.. Showing signs of stress or strain; not relaxed. To make or become tense.Pulled taut, without any slack.. Showing signs of stress or strain; not relaxed. To make or become tense.

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