adjective. having inflections to indicate tense.
Example sentences of the word tensed
Hold in this tensed state for 15 to 20 seconds.
2. Verb, past tense
Place both your feet on the bench and raise your body into a plank position with your body straight, abdominals tensed and arms extended.
3. Verb, past participle
Then push your belly button toward the ground so your back is flat and your abs are tensed.