Definition of Tensionless

1. Adjective. Free from tension.

Similar to: Lax



Definition of Tensionless

1. Adjective. Having no tension ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tensionless

1. [adj]

Tensionless Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Tensionless Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Tensionless

tensiometries
tensiometry
tension
tension curve
tension headache
tension pneumothorax
tension suture
tension wrench
tension wrenches
tensional
tensionally
tensioned
tensioner
tensioners
tensioning
tensionless (current term)
tensions
tensities
tensity
tensive
tensome
tensomes
tensometer
tensometers
tenson
tensons
tensor
tensor fascia lata
tensor fasciae latae
tensor muscle of fascia lata

Literary usage of Tensionless

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature by Tobias George Smollett (1817)
"Oh yes, I do foresee when she shall hear with what courtesey her most pre- tensionless advocate has been treated, how the same wind that wafts her the ..."

2. The United States Democratic Review by Conrad Swackhamer (1847)
"strength, now and then using it in very grotesque fashions, yet docile, pre- tensionless, thirsting for all sorts of knowledge ; but above all, possessed of ..."

3. The British Essayists: With Prefaces Biographical, Historical and Critical by Lionel Thomas Berguer (1823)
"... Noble Authors/ is a valuable and curious adjunct to literary biography; but it comprises n\any names, that would be pre- tensionless without their rank. ..."

4. Poems by Frances Ridley Havergal (1881)
"... mute in the tensionless string ; Longed for a calm to let the circles die away That tremble over the heart, breaking the heavenly ray, And to leave its ..."

5. Poems by Frances Ridley Havergal (1883)
"... Waking the music that slept, mute in the tensionless string; Longed for a calm to let the circles die away That tremble over the ..."

6. The British Essayists: With Prefaces Biographical, Historical and Critical by Lionel Thomas Berguer (1823)
"... that would be pre- tensionless without their rank, Titled ancestors went for every thing with WALPOLE, and a long lineage secured almost his worship. ..."

7. One Hundred Modern Scottish Poets: With Biographical and Critical Notices by David Herschell Edwards (1889)
"... Broken or tensionless the sweet harp strings ; Within the holy place no clear hell rings, In token that therein the high priest pleads ' Desolate sounds ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Tensionless

Search for Tensionless on Dictionary.com!Search for Tensionless on Thesaurus.com!Search for Tensionless on Google!Search for Tensionless on Wikipedia!

Search