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
A book tightly shut is but a block of paper.
Don't hold on to anything too tightly sooner or later, you'll have to let go.
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.
I said that some bills might fail because we are not going to tightly control the process and predetermine the outcome around here.
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