Meaning of tensely in English:


Pronunciation /ˈtɛnsli/

Translate tensely into Spanish


See tense

‘Everyone watched tensely as he edged along the narrow ledge.’
  • ‘They wait tensely to see whether the outbreak will spread further.’
  • ‘The accused are led into the room and wait tensely for sentencing.’
  • ‘I slouched down in the chair, clutching its arms tensely.’
  • ‘I stood tensely listening for any sound.’