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  1. tighter(Noun)

    A ribbon or string used to draw clothes closer.

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  1. Tighter(noun)

    a ribbon or string used to draw clothes closer

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  1. tighter


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tighter in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tighter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of tighter in a Sentence

  1. Arnor Sighvatsson:

    The labour market has become overheated, this will eventually lead to rising inflationary pressures. This will call for tighter monetary policy despite current low inflation.

  2. Jesse Edgerton:

    This poor performance reflects energy firms struggling with lower oil prices and manufacturing firms hit by the strong dollar, but it also likely reflects the beginnings of a profit margin squeeze driven by tighter labor markets, rising wages, and weak productivity growth.

  3. Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera:

    The connections between organized crime and migrant smugglers are becoming tighter, they are lords of the routes, of these dangerous journeys. They manage because they have the connections with local police, the cartels and other criminal groups.

  4. Tian Weiyong:

    But we might start with tighter emission standards in the 80 cities.

  5. Seth Kleinman from Citi:

    All these project cancellations and deferral and cut backs are setting the world up for tighter oil markets in the medium term (2017-19) unless the record Middle East oil rig count successfully translates into significantly higher production, demand will have its say but from a supply perspective it is hard not to believe the seeds of the next price spike are being sown today.

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