What does the word tight mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Tightness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Tightly.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Not leaky; impervious.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Closely drawn or fastened; stringent.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Fitting closely.

Usage examples for tight

  1. I thought about it for a long time with my eyes tight shut. – The Harbor by Ernest Poole
  2. " I don't see any snow," and Patty shut her blue eyes tight. – Patty Blossom by Carolyn Wells
  3. Hesione and Ellie hold each other's hand tight. – Heartbreak House by George Bernard Shaw