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Synonyms for tight

secure

close

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Synonyms for tight

persistently holding to something

stretched tightly

having all parts near to each other

based on good judgment, reasoning, or evidence

characterized by an economy of artistic expression

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affording little room for movement

very closely associated

hard to deal with or get out of

nearly equivalent or even

Synonyms for tight

closely constrained or constricted or constricting

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pulled or drawn tight

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set so close together as to be invulnerable to penetration

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pressed tightly together

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

affected by scarcity and expensive to borrow

of such close construction as to be impermeable

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of textiles

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securely or solidly fixed in place

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(of a contest or contestants) evenly matched

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exasperatingly difficult to handle or circumvent

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demanding strict attention to rules and procedures

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packed closely together

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firmly or closely

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in an attentive manner

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The LANmark-OF Tight Buffer Universal cable is developed for horizontal and vertical installations, indoor and outdoor in a duct.
Yet, we believe that the large production of cheap (by-product) NGLs from tight oil and shale gas formations will have a significant impact on the world's petrochemical industry.
Exploration and extraction of tight gas is more costly and difficult to explore, therefore, the exploration companies need to be given more incentives or facilitations.
PDO s quest to unearth the deep tight gas potential of its Block 6 concession gained pace in 2009 when it launched an ambitious exploration programme targeting previously untapped reservoirs both conventional tight gas plays as well as deep unconventional gas resources.
Companies that succeed in recovering gas from tight fields within two years will get a 50% premium over the 2009 price, but if extraction takes more time they will get only a 40% increase.
An investor's guide to the most promising commodity in the world is tight oil in Alberta.
The Tight Oil Market 2012-2022 report will be of value to current and future potential investors into the tight oil industry, as well as companies and research centres who wish to broaden their knowledge of the tight oil market.
Production of tight oil is already transforming the energy industry in parts of the US Midwest and is opening up oil provinces elsewhere, including China.
For more than 15 years now, if a guy has started at tight end for Oregon, he has moved on to the NFL in at least some capacity.
4 : firmly stretched or drawn : taut <Pull the rope until it's tight.
The spin of the rounds going through the barrel will actually help keep it tight because the spin twists the barrel tighter.
There is no shortage, and even if there were a tight market, this would improve wages and benefits and do more to lift workers out of poverty than any of the social-welfare schemes foisted upon Americans since the 1960s.
Hubkey, a 6-foot-4, 210-pound senior tight end/defensive lineman, leads the team with eight touchdowns and is the Antelope Valley's overall leader, averaging 28.
BARCELONA -- The benefits of tight glucose control with insulin therapy may not be worth the risk of hypoglycemia for critically ill patients, Dr.
Add to that mix demand from overseas, and the tire market is as tight as a drum.