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Tension

Intense worry, often accompanied by increased muscular stiffness; stress.

Example: A horn player’s difficulty with breath control resolves after relaxation training, leading to success in a crucial audition.

Tension
APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2016). Tension. Psych Central. Retrieved on December 5, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/tension/