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adjective tender pronunciation in American English /ˈtendər/
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  1. 1
    gentle in a way that shows that you care about someone or something

    Her voice was low and tender.

  2. 2
    tender food is soft and easy to cut and eat

    Cook for an hour or until the meat is tender.

  3. 3
    if a part of your body is tender, it has been injured and is painful when you touch it

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 tender pronunciation in American English noun [uncountable]


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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