What does tightly mean?

Definitions for tightly

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word tightly.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tightly(adverb)

    in a tight or constricted manner

    "a tightly packed pub"

  2. tightly(adverb)

    securely fixed or fastened

    "the window was tightly sealed"

Wiktionary

  1. tightly(Adverb)

    In a tight manner.

    tightly clenched fingers

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tightly(adverb)

    in a tight manner; closely; nearly

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'tightly' in Adverbs Frequency: #324

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tightly in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tightly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jan Glidewell:

    You can clutch the past so tightly to your chest that it leaves your arms too full to embrace the present.

  2. Chad Horenfeldt:

    We also needed a support system that could be embedded into our internal Salesforce platform, and Freshdesk does it tightly.

  3. Vitamin D:

    Aging is a progressive, degenerative process tightly integrated with inflammation. A number of theories have been developed that attempt to define the role of chronic inflammation in aging.

  4. Bob Alberti:

    Hold tenderly that which you cherish, for it is precious and a tight grip may crush it. Do not let the fear of dropping it cause you to hold it too tightly the chances are, it's holding you too.

  5. Ben Johnson:

    I am grieved that it should be said he is my brother, and take these courses. Well, as he brews, so shall he drink, for George again. Yet he shall hear on't, and tightly, too, an' I live, i'faith.

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