Tension synonyms and antonyms

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(Physics) Any of several kinds of deformation of the dimensions of a body when subjected to stress, as axial strain or elastic strain.
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Pressure is an application of force by pressing, or an urgent demand or force which can cause stress.
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Anxiety is defined as a feeling of being nervous or worried, often as a result of fear of a possible future event.
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The opposing reaction or cohesiveness of a body resisting such force
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(Countable) A hostile action, especially a military action. See hostilities for specific plural definition.
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A diminution of tone, tension, or firmness; specifically in pathology: a looseness; a diminution of the natural and healthy tone of parts.
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An anxious state of mind; anxiety.
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feelings of hostility that are not manifest
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The characteristic of being tense.
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The state of being tense; tenseness.
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(Countable) The product of being calm.
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An agreement or a treaty to end hostilities:
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The property of being taut
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Any of the four natural phenomena involving the interaction between particles of matter. From the strongest to the weakest, the four forces are the strong nuclear force , the electromagnetic force , the weak nuclear force , and gravity .
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A provocation to action; a stimulus:
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The quality or degree of being tight
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The act of grasping with the intellect; the contemplation of things, without affirming, denying, or passing any judgment; intellection; perception.
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Exertion is defined as physical or mental effort, or to the use of force or influence.
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The definition of a spring is a coil that goes to its original shape after being compressed.
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The state of being jittery
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The state of being contented
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Property of being limp.
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A relaxed state regarding principles or accuracy.
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A cessation of movement in a current of air or water.
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A balance wheel.
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