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Part of Speech: personal pronoun
Results: 13
1. of Tie
Part of Speech: superlative
1. Somewhat intoxicated; tipsy.
2. Firmly held together; compact; not loose or open; as, tight cloth; a tight knot.
5. Close; parsimonious; saving; as, a man tight in his dealings.
7. 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.
8. Not slack or loose; firmly stretched; taut; - applied to a rope, chain, or the like, extended or stretched out.
9. Pressing; stringent; not easy; firmly held; dear; - said of money or the money market. Cf. Easy, 7.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To tighten.
Part of Speech: noun
2. p. p. of Tie.
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