Synonyms for Tense:
brawling, raucous, antipathetic, Squabbling, antagonistic, dissident, bickering, dissenting, harsh, feuding, conflicting, differing, discordant, colliding, rioting, warring, clamoring, rowing, clashing, hostile, disharmonious, cacophonous, dissonant, loath, contentious.
•ill at ease (adjective)
firm, dense, snug, secure, stiff, rigid, tight, taut.
•tight, stretched (adjective)
firm, stiff, strained, taut, rigid.
•under stress, pressure (adjective)
edgy, excited, wired, uptight, anxious, jumpy, high-strung, nervous, jittery, restless, fidgety, wound up, restive, stressful, on edge, agitated, worrying.
n.alarmed, on edge, frightened. fidgety, skittish, alarming, severe, twitchy, grave, serious, stressful, restless, worrying. auxiliary verb, the active, the future, copula, the conditional, DO, auxiliary, conjugation, the first person, aspect, tauten. contract, relax, cartilaginous, reflex, overstretched, motor, pull, smooth, muscular, spasm. fast, steady, fixed. •tense (noun)
constricted, aroused, highly strung, edgy, tight, taut, electric, unrelaxed, restive, jittery, pumped-up, uptight, nervy, isotonic, jumpy, strained, in suspense, nervous, suspenseful, cliff-hanging, high-strung, wired, suspensive, wound up, overstrung, drawn, tense up, Nail Biting, pumped, strain.
agitated, tauten, worrying, twitchy, stressful. fidgety, skittish, frightened. severe. serious, grave. restless, fixed. steady. fast. •aroused