in a tight or constricted manner
"a tightly packed pub"
securely fixed or fastened
"the window was tightly sealed"
In a tight manner.
tightly clenched fingers
in a tight manner; closely; nearly
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'tightly' in Adverbs Frequency: #324
The numerical value of tightly in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of tightly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
You can clutch the past so tightly to your chest that it leaves your arms too full to embrace the present.
We also needed a support system that could be embedded into our internal Salesforce platform, and Freshdesk does it tightly.
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.
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.
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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