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1. tight-laced

adjective. exaggeratedly proper.

Synonyms

  • strait-laced
  • proper
  • prudish
  • priggish
  • straight-laced
  • prissy
  • straightlaced
  • straitlaced
  • victorian
  • puritanical
  • prim

Antonyms

  • toeless
  • indecorous
  • improperness
  • indecent

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Rhymes with Tight Laced

  • misplaced
  • interlaced
  • displaced
  • disgraced
  • unplaced
  • retraced
  • replaced
  • lambaste
  • foretaste
  • embraced
  • distaste
  • encased
  • defaced
  • debased
  • traced
  • spaced
  • placed
  • graced
  • erased
  • braced
  • waste
  • waist
  • taste
  • raced
  • paste
  • paced
  • haste
  • faced
  • chaste
  • chased

2. 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)

3. tight

adverb. ['ˈtaɪt'] firmly or closely.

Antonyms

  • middle

Etymology

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

4. tight

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

Synonyms

  • tense

Antonyms

  • unagitated
  • relax

Etymology

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

5. laced

adjective. ['ˈleɪst'] closed with a lace.

Antonyms

  • unequal

6. tight

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

Antonyms

  • unstrain

Etymology

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

7. tight

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

Antonyms

  • poor

Etymology

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

8. tight

adjective. ['ˈtaɪt'] pressed tightly together.

Synonyms

  • compressed
  • closed

Antonyms

  • dry
  • nonalcoholic
  • fat

Etymology

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

9. 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)

10. tight

adverb. ['ˈtaɪt'] in an attentive manner.

Synonyms

  • closely

Antonyms

  • unseal
  • far

Etymology

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