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Meaning of word tight from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

tight   adverb

Meaning : Firmly or closely.

Example : Held fast to the rope.
Her foot was stuck fast.
Held tight.

Synonyms : fast

Meaning : In an attentive manner.

Example : He remained close on his guard.

Synonyms : close, closely

tight   adjective

Meaning : Closely constrained or constricted or constricting.

Example : Tight skirts.
He hated tight starched collars.
Fingers closed in a tight fist.
A tight feeling in his chest.

Not tight. Not closely constrained or constricted or constricting.

Loose clothing.
The large shoes were very loose.

Meaning : Pulled or drawn tight.

Example : Taut sails.
A tight drumhead.
A tight rope.

Synonyms : taut

Meaning : Set so close together as to be invulnerable to penetration.

Example : In tight formation.
A tight blockade.

Meaning : Pressed tightly together.

Example : With lips compressed.

Synonyms : compressed

Meaning : (used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity.

Example : A mean person.
He left a miserly tip.

Synonyms : mean, mingy, miserly

जो बहुत ही कंजूस हो।

सेठ धनीराम मक्खीचूस है, एक पैसा भी खर्च करना नहीं चाहता।
कफनखसोट, कफ़नखसोट, नींबू-निचोड़, मक्खीचूस

Meaning : Affected by scarcity and expensive to borrow.

Example : Tight money.
A tight market.

Meaning : Of such close construction as to be impermeable.

Example : A tight roof.
Warm in our tight little house.

Permitting the unwanted passage of fluids or gases.

A leaky roof.
A leaky defense system.

Meaning : Of textiles.

Example : A close weave.
Smooth percale with a very tight weave.

Synonyms : close

जो लंबाई, विस्तार या डील-डौल में कम हो।

आज-कल लोग तंग कपड़े पहनना ही पसंद करते हैं।
कड़ा, कसा, चुस्त, छोटा, तंग, सँकड़ा, सख्त

Meaning : Securely or solidly fixed in place. Rigid.

Example : The bolts are tight.

Meaning : (of a contest or contestants) evenly matched.

Example : A close contest.
A close election.
A tight game.

Synonyms : close

Meaning : Exasperatingly difficult to handle or circumvent.

Example : A nasty problem.
A good man to have on your side in a tight situation.

Synonyms : nasty

Meaning : Demanding strict attention to rules and procedures.

Example : Rigorous discipline.
Tight security.
Stringent safety measures.

Synonyms : rigorous, stringent

Meaning : Packed closely together.

Example : They stood in a tight little group.
Hair in tight curls.
The pub was packed tight.


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