how to pronounce tensions


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the above transcription of tensions is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

tensions is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of tensions in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… we have a lot of underlying tensions um …”

meanings of tensions


  1. Plural of tension.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of tension.

tensions frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word tensions occurs in english on average 5.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with tensions


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