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How to Pronounce tension?

Correct pronunciation for the word "tension" is [tˈɛnʃən], [tˈɛnʃən], [t_ˈɛ_n_ʃ_ə_n].

"Tension" in context

Tension is a feeling or a mindset. It may be experienced as a form of stress and can vary from mild to overwhelming. When we feel tension, it can be due to a range of factors including fear, uncertainty, or pressure. Physical tension can also arise from our body, including physical fatigue or pain. In many cases, tension can be perceived as negative, and can affect our wellbeing, productivity, and relationships.

It's important to find healthy ways to cope with tension.

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Usage over time for tension:

This graph shows how "tension" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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