Definition of Airtight

1. Adjective. Having no weak points. "An airtight argument"

Exact synonyms: Air-tight
Similar to: Invulnerable



2. Adjective. Not allowing air or gas to pass in or out.
Exact synonyms: Air-tight, Gas-tight
Similar to: Tight

Definition of Airtight

1. a. So tight as to be impermeable to air; as, an air-tight cylinder.

2. n. A stove the draft of which can be almost entirely shut off.

Definition of Airtight

1. Adjective. Being impermeable to air or other gases. ¹

2. Adjective. (figuratively) Having no weak points or flaws (as in an "airtight" argument). ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Airtight

1. not allowing air to escape or enter [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Airtight

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airstop
airstops
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airstrike
airstrikes
airstrip
airstrips
airt
airted
airth
airthed
airthing
airths
airtight (current term)
airtightly
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airtimes
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airtrapping
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airwall
airwalls
airward
airwards
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airwaves

Literary usage of Airtight

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1. How to Make Insurance Companies Pay Your Claims by William M. Shernoff (1990)
"How to File an airtight Insurance Claim I DON'T LEAVE ROOM FOR EXCUSES Knowing how to file an airtight claim and how to challenge an undesirable settlement ..."

2. The American Amateur Photographer (1906)
"airtight CORKS.—One of the pharmaceutical organs suggests the following method for making corks airtight, and it may be useful to those who do not care to ..."

3. The London Journal of Arts and Sciences by William Newton (1825)
"It may be preserved many years in bottles or casks, airtight, without losing either its quality or weight. The long, er it is kept the more effectual. ..."

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