English dictionary definition of:



  • closely constrained or constricted or constricting
  • of such close construction as to be impermeable
  • pulled or drawn tight
  • set so close together as to be invulnerable to penetration
  • pressed tightly together
  • (used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity
  • affected by scarcity and expensive to borrow
  • of textiles
  • securely or solidly fixed in place; rigid
  • (of a contest or contestants) evenly matched
  • very drunk
  • exasperatingly difficult to handle or circumvent
  • demanding strict attention to rules and procedures
  • packed closely together


  • firmly or closely
  • in an attentive manner


besotted   blotto   close   closely   cockeyed   compressed   crocked   fast   fuddled   loaded   mean   mingy   miserly   nasty   pie-eyed   pissed   pixilated   plastered   rigorous   slopped   sloshed   smashed   soaked   soused   sozzled   squiffy   stiff   stringent   taut   wet  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list igh words and learn about the word tight in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

Scrabble score for tight

Scrabble score = 9

generated at 18:57:17 on 12-03-20

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