sexual tension

(redirected from the sexual tension)

sexual tension

A tension, awkwardness, or underlying unease in the relationship of two people resulting from a strong mutual sexual attraction between them that has not been consummated. Just ask Chuck out already—I'm sick of being around you two and witnessing all your sexual tension. I can just feel the sexual tension every time Matt and I are together.
See also: sexual
References in periodicals archive ?
The sexual tension ripples, with Rufus set to give Poldark's Aidan Turner a run for his money as the new Sunday night hunk.
For years the show has thrived on the sexual tension between the duo, and now it reaches unseen new highs as the pair are in previously uncharted emotional waters.
For years the show has thrived on the sexual tension between the duo and now it reaches new highs as the pair find themselves in previously uncharted emotional waters.
The sexual tension they felt in camp has already led to a brilliant night together - after feasting on Chicken McNuggets.
London, Feb 19 ( ANI ): Naomie Harris has admitted that she is happy that her character in the Bond movies won't bed Daniel Craig, because she loves the sexual tension.
She spoke out after 80s singer Limahl said the sexual tension between the pair was increasing.
EASTENDERS: Chelsea's behaviour becomes increasingly self-destructive, and the sexual tension between Jack and Tanya is so palpable, even Dot picks up on it.
And he's not averse to sharing the one remaining double room, where the sexual tension rises over a steamy shower and Carla dropping her towel.
The sexual tension between the two has been building for months now and regular viewers who have been dying for the pair to get it together will be delighted.
Not just sexy on the outside, but sexy on the inside and about to burst from all the sexual tension he's holding back.
The Legend Of Zorro continues the story several years hence, though sadly without Anthony Hopkins as ageing mentor Don Diego de la Vega - and also without any of the sexual tension between the lead stars which made the first film such a success.
ONE WOULD NEED a sharp knife to cut through the sexual tension radiating between office co-workers Carol (played by Adrianne Avey) and William (Jeremy Kent Jackson) in Joseph De Rosa's lightweight but disarming romantic comedy, ``An Evening With the Egos,'' having its world premiere at the Victory Theatre Center in Burbank.
Producer Kieran Roberts has let the sexual tension between them build for months.
She's rather unsure of her beauty, so the sexual tension she creates onstage is unique--more intense.
The sexual tension between Bernie Quinlan and Father Matthew is also increasing dangerously while Ruth continues to sexually torment Chef and promises to divulge more secrets of her affair with Albie.