Tense synonyms

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Characterized by intense activity, confusion, or haste:
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The definition of agitated is someone who is very distressed or troubled.
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(Grammar) Of or pertaining to a verb in the aorist aspect.
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Wildly excited or active; frantic; frenzied.
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Nervy, jumpy, on edge
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Not relaxed
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Easily startled
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(entertainment/advertising jargon): on the edge between acceptable and offensive; pushing the boundaries of good taste; dodgy
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The definition of firm is solid, hard or rigid.
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That is to be or to come; of or existing in later time.
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Involving or showing strain or extreme effort:
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(Colloquial) Excessively concerned with rules and order.
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The property of being taut
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Full of or tending to cause stress.
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(Intransitive) To become stiff.
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Moving slowly; sluggish:
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Not agitated or excited; tranquil
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Alternative spelling of easygoing.
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The definition of laid back is someone or something that is casual, calm and often unpretentious.
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(Intransitive) To become tense.
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To be subjected to great stress:
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Slack; of a loose texture; not rigid or tight
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To relax is defined as to become calm, to loosen, or to calm down.
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Having or showing anxiety; uneasy in mind; apprehensive; worried
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Not bending or flexible; stiff and hard
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Stretched tight; taut; tense
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Emotionally aroused; agitated
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Stretched or drawn out fully:
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The definition of conditional is something that is tied to some other event or thing occurring.
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Of or relating to the nerves or nervous system:
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(Postmodifier) Following expressions of time to indicate how long ago something happened; ago. [from 15th c.]
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Fitting its definition precisely.
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Exceptionally perfect
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(Dated) Ready; quick in emergency.
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Suffering stress (either physical or mental)
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Overused; hackneyed:
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(Physics) Voltage. Usually only the terms low tension, high tension, and extra-high tension, and the abbreviations LT, HT, and EHT are used. They are not precisely defined; LT is normally a few volts, HT a few hundreds of volts, and EHT thousands of volts.
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(Sciences) The ability of a solution to exert an osmotic pressure upon a membrane
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Free from strain or tension.
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Lacking or having lost rigidity, as of structure or substance:
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Devoid of concern or sympathy.
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The definition of taut is pulled or stretched tight.
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Not satisfied to be at rest or in peace; averse to repose; eager for change; discontented.
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Stretched tightly
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Not concerned
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Not particularly good or bad, large or small, right or wrong, etc.; fair, average, etc.
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Elaborate; overdone.
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Of, relating to, or being the verb tense that describes a past action or state.
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Causing or feeling discomfort; uneasy
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Done with or marked by excessive effort; forced:
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Of, producing, or tending to produce good muscular tone, or tension
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The definition of fidgety is being restless, or being unable to sit still.
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Hard to control; unruly; refractory
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Undependably variable; mercurial or fickle.
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(Figuratively) irritable, cranky
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(Ergative) To become taut.
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