Definition of Tight-fitting

1. Adjective. Fitting snugly. "Tight-fitting clothes"

Exact synonyms: Skinny, Tight Fitting, Tightfitting, Tightly Fitting
Similar to: Tight



Definition of Tight-fitting

1. Adjective. Snug, skintight. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tight-fitting

tigerlike
tigerly
tigers
tigerstripe
tigerstripes
tigerwood
tigery
tiges
tigged
tigging
tiggy
tigh
tighs
tight
tight-fisted
tight-fitting (current term)
tight-knit
tight-laced
tight-lipped
tight-lippedness
tight-rope
tight as a duck's arse
tight as a tick
tight end
tight ends
tight five
tight fives
tight junction
tight junctions
tight lips

Literary usage of Tight-fitting

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1. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1887)
"should be provided with a tight-fitting cover, a. I make the vessel, C, of wood, as an essential feature of my invention, in order that the steam may sweat ..."

2. Manners, Customs, and Dress During the Middle Ages and During the by P. L. Jacob (1876)
"tight-fitting Gowns.—General Character of Dress under Francis I.—Uniformity of Dress. ONG garments alone were worn by the ancients, and up to the period ..."

3. A Compendium of Molesworth's Marathi and English Dictionary by James Thomas Molesworth, Baba Padmanji (1863)
"3 tight-fitting — a garment. 4 Tight. 5 Strained- eyes. 6 Firm, robust. 7 Complete, perfect ; good, full. 8 Strong and stout. HI. Stiffness. ..."

4. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"The Prankish women who had been content with their simple costume of a black robe, a tight- fitting mantle and a cap were transformed to Merovingian ladies ..."

5. Economy in the Kitchen by James Frank Breazeale (1918)
"The only things necessary are a tight-fitting cover and a false bottom, as is shown in Fig. 7. A false bottom is absolutely necessary in order to prevent ..."

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