Tighten synonyms

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(Chem.) To cause molecules of (the same or different substances) to combine to form a more complex compound, often with elimination of a simple molecule, as water
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To squeeze; to grip or hold tightly.
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To put pressure or bring influence to bear upon (someone) to do a certain thing, as to pay money, etc.
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(Law) To put (a person) under definite legal obligations, especially, under the obligation of a bond or covenant.
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To bring on; to incur; to acquire.
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To kill someone by squeezing the throat so as to cut off the oxygen supply; to choke, suffocate or throttle.
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To hold in; limit; restrict
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To press or bruise between two hard bodies; to squeeze, so as to destroy the natural shape or integrity of the parts, or to force together into a mass.
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To jam (a wheel) by a short turn.
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(Horticulture) To cut shoots or buds of a plant in order to shape the plant, or to improve its yield.
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To make tight
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To make tight
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To make tight
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To make fixed, settled, or less subject to change:
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To congeal is to solidify, especially by cooling, or to take shape, especially to form a satisfying whole.
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To make or become stiff or stiffer.
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To make or become tough or tougher
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To become tight
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To become tight
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To make less taut, less compact, etc.
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To make something loose.
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To release from a constraint; to set free or liberate
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To change from a solid to a liquid state by heating or being heated with sufficient energy at the melting point.
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Soften is defined as to make more soft or more gentle.
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To cause to become liquid, especially:
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(Figuratively) To get more use than expected from a limited resource.
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To enclose in a limited area; confine.
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To make or become tense
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(Euphemistic, usually reflexively) To gain weight
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To let loose; release:
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Free means to release or let go.
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To set free from confinement or bondage:
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To strengthen (a military force) with additional personnel or equipment.
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To make strong or stronger; to add strength to; to increase the strength of; to fortify; to reinforce.
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(Ergative) To become taut.
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The definition of tighten is to make something more fixed in place, more constricted, or more snug.
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(Medicine) To perform a reduction; to restore a fracture or dislocation to the correct alignment.
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restrict
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To constrain is to impose limitations or restrictions on someone or something, or to force yourself or someone else to act in a certain way.
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Fasten is defined as to join one thing to another, or to secure.
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Find another word for tighten. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for tighten, like: condense, clench, compress, squeeze, bind, contract, strangle, constrict, crush, cramp and pinch.