Synonyms of tight in English:

tight

adjective

  • 1 he took a tight grip on her arm
    firm, fast, secure, fixed, clenched, clinched
    he took a tight grip on her arm
    [Antonyms] relaxed insecure
  • 6 the joint will be perfectly tight against petrol leaks
    impervious, impenetrable, sealed, sound, hermetic; watertight, waterproof, airtight
    the joint will be perfectly tight against petrol leaks
    [Antonyms] leaking
  • 7 security was tight at yesterday's ceremony
    strict, rigorous, stringent, tough, rigid, firm, uncompromising, exacting, systematic, meticulous, painstaking, scrupulous
    security was tight at yesterday's ceremony
    [Antonyms] lax
  • 13 informal he came home tight from the pub See drunk

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