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tension

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  • nountightness
  • nounmental stress
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Synonyms for tension

noun tightness
  • pressure
  • strain
  • stress
  • balance
  • constriction
  • force
  • rigidity
  • stiffness
  • straining
  • stretching
  • tautness
  • tenseness
  • tensity
  • astriction

Antonyms for tension

  • calmness
  • contentedness
  • ease
  • limpness
  • looseness
  • peace
  • relaxation
  • slack
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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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