Close and Tight


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Close adjective – Having little space between items or parts.
Usage example: the soldiers marched in close formation against the enemy

Tight is a synonym for close in dense topic. In some cases you can use "Tight" instead the word "Close" as an adjective or an adverb, when it comes to topics like love, give, firm, size. informal substitute
Nearby Words: closed, closeness, closing, closely, closure
Synonyms for Close


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Tight adjective – Not allowing penetration (as by gas, liquid, or light).
Usage example: the lid forms a tight seal with the canister that will keep the spices fresh

Close is a synonym for tight in stingy topic. You can use "Close" instead the word "Tight" as an adjective or an adverb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as near, miserly, dense, difficult. popular alternative
Nearby Words: tighten, tightness, tightly
Synonyms for Tight

Things that words describes

bond close bond tight bond
group close group tight group
circle close circle tight circle
shot close shot tight shot
Other nouns: formation, quarters, friends, shots.

Both words in one sentence

  • Stripperiffic The demoness Shannon in God Hand wears a very tight and close-cut one-piece outfit.
    Source: Stripperiffic
  • Music / Rush True Companions: Heterosexual Life-Partners Geddy and Alex get special mention, but all three of them are obviously very close and tight-knit.
    Source: Music / Rush
  • Battle Couple They are close and tight friends, but definitely not a romantic couple.
    Source: Battle Couple
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