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1. tight

adjective. ['ˈtaɪt'] closely constrained or constricted or constricting.

Synonyms

  • snug
  • tight-fitting
  • viselike
  • tense
  • tightfitting
  • skintight
  • tight fitting
  • clinched
  • choky
  • clenched
  • close
  • tightly fitting
  • skin-tight
  • close-fitting

Antonyms

  • lax
  • unplayful
  • pleased
  • dryness

Etymology

  • thight (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • þéttr (Old Norse)

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  • legit
  • lafitte
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  • gillett
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  • davitt
  • commit
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2. tight

adverb. ['ˈtaɪt'] firmly or closely.

Antonyms

  • middle

Etymology

  • thight (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • þéttr (Old Norse)

3. tight

adjective. ['ˈtaɪt'] pulled or drawn tight.

Synonyms

  • tense

Antonyms

  • unagitated
  • relax

Etymology

  • thight (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • þéttr (Old Norse)

4. tight

adjective. ['ˈtaɪt'] set so close together as to be invulnerable to penetration.

Antonyms

  • unstrain

Etymology

  • thight (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • þéttr (Old Norse)

5. tight

adjective. ['ˈtaɪt'] affected by scarcity and expensive to borrow.

Antonyms

  • poor

Etymology

  • thight (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • þéttr (Old Norse)

6. tight

adjective. ['ˈtaɪt'] pressed tightly together.

Synonyms

  • compressed
  • closed

Antonyms

  • dry
  • nonalcoholic
  • fat

Etymology

  • thight (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • þéttr (Old Norse)

7. tight

adjective. ['ˈtaɪt'] (used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity.

Synonyms

  • miserly
  • stingy
  • mean
  • mingy

Antonyms

  • mobile
  • weak
  • wise
  • straight

Etymology

  • thight (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • þéttr (Old Norse)

8. knit

verb. ['ˈnɪt'] make (textiles) by knitting.

Synonyms

  • rib
  • sew
  • run up
  • create from raw material
  • create from raw stuff
  • purl
  • sew together

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • open
  • thicken
  • arrange

Etymology

  • knitten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cnyttan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. knit

noun. ['ˈnɪt'] a fabric made by knitting.

Synonyms

  • balbriggan
  • double knit
  • tricot
  • stockinet
  • stockinette
  • cloth
  • jersey
  • fabric
  • material

Antonyms

  • push
  • repel
  • abduct
  • glycerolize

Etymology

  • knitten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cnyttan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. knit

verb. ['ˈnɪt'] tie or link together.

Synonyms

  • entwine
  • loop
  • purl stitch
  • join
  • conjoin

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • insulator
  • conductor
  • incorporeal

Etymology

  • knitten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cnyttan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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