Tight

10 Definitions of Tight

The meaning of the word tight, the definition of Tight:

superl. - Firmly held together; compact; not loose or open; as, tight cloth; a tight knot.

superl. - Close, so as not to admit the passage of a liquid or other fluid; not leaky; as, a tight ship; a tight cask; a tight room; -- often used in this sense as the second member of a compound; as, water-tight; air-tight.

superl. - Fitting close, or too close, to the body; as, a tight coat or other garment.

superl. - Not ragged; whole; neat; tidy.

superl. - Close; parsimonious; saving; as, a man tight in his dealings.

superl. - Not slack or loose; firmly stretched; taut; -- applied to a rope, chain, or the like, extended or stretched out.

superl. - Handy; adroit; brisk.

superl. - Somewhat intoxicated; tipsy.

superl. - Pressing; stringent; not easy; firmly held; dear; -- said of money or the money market. Cf. Easy, 7.

v. t. - To tighten.


The word "tight" uses 5 letters: G H I T T

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after tight, or to tight in any order:

a - ghatti   s - tights  

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ghi git hg hi hit it ti tit

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