Definitions English

  • Characterized by nervous tension or suspense.
  • Taalkunde Enunciated met strak spieren, als het geluid (ē) in keen.
    Linguistics Enunciated with taut muscles, as the sound (ē) in keen.
  • To make or become tense.
  • Any one of the inflected forms in the conjugation of a verb that indicates the time, such as past, present, or future, as well as the continuance or completion of the action or state.
  • A set of tense forms indicating a particular time: the future tense.