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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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In 1611, Johannes Kepler asserted that this arrangement is the tightest possible way to pack identical spheres.
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