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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tight-knit, tightly knit(adj)

    closely and firmly integrated

    "a tight-knit organization"


  1. tight-knit(Adjective)

    Strongly pulled together, tightly knit.

  2. Origin: tight + knit.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tight-knit in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tight-knit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of tight-knit in a Sentence

  1. Rob Williamson:

    These folks are developers and they're looking to develop housing and make some money. the town's small, very tight knit.

  2. Democratic Rep. Peter DeFazio:

    Roseburg is a small, tight-knit community, it’ll take time and our patience as they grieve and recover. We call that UCC Strong. Roseburg strong.

  3. Sarah Evans:

    We are a tight-knit community here. We don't want a protest because we want justice, but if Roy Oliver is cleared, the community will stand up and rally.

  4. Boise Police Chief William Bones:

    You can imagine this is a very tight-knit community here in this apartment complex, we haven't had anything involving this amount of victims in a single attack in Boise in the history of Boise Police Department.

  5. White House spokesman Josh Earnest:

    Even expressions that are offensive, that are distasteful, and intended to sow divisions in an otherwise tight-knit, diverse community in Phoenix cannot be used as a justification to carry out an act of violence.

Images & Illustrations of tight-knit

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