"tight" Definition

  1. close, stingy; hard up, short of cash; TIGHT, spruce, strong, active; “a TIGHT lad,” a smart, active young fellow; TIGHT, drunk, or nearly so, generally the result of “going on the loose;” “TIGHT-laced,” puritanical, over-precise. Money is said to be TIGHT when the public, from want of confidence in the aspect of affairs, are not inclined to speculate.

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Position in the dictionary: 3668 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: tightener, tike-, tile, timber merchant, timber-toes, time, time o’ day, tin, tin-pot, tinge
Previous words in the dictionary: tiger, tiffy, tiffin, tiff, tied up, tie, tidy, tiddlywink, tickle, ticket

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