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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tensions in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tensions in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of tensions in a Sentence

  1. Ralph King:

    They’re trying to mix oil and water—possibly igniting and inflaming tensions.

  2. Gene McGillian:

    The Saudi escalation of its Yemen campaign is producing exactly the kind of geopolitical tensions oil is known to rally for, you also have the assumption that U.S. production will continue to decline from cutbacks in oil rigs count and exploration expenditure, though I'm not too much of a believer in such improving fundamentals.

  3. State John Kerry:

    We’re trying to figure out a way to help defuse the tensions and reduce the potential for more conflict and we’re exploring various possibilities to that end.

  4. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan:

    We wouldn't have wished this to happen. But, unfortunately, it did, we hope that the tensions with Russia will not grow and result in more saddening incidents.

  5. Foreign Ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon:

    The conversation resolved the tensions and we are, Israel and the EU, back to good and close relations.

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    closely constrained or constricted or constricting
    A cosmopolitan
    B dependable
    C tight
    D disjointed

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