Compact and Tight


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Compact adjective – Having little space between items or parts.
Usage example: compact soil that should provide good support for the plant

Tight is a synonym for compact in thick topic. In some cases you can use "Tight" instead an adjective "Compact", when it comes to topics like tighten, dense, condensed. popular alternative
Nearby Words: compacted, compactness, compacting, compaction, compactor
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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

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

Things that words describes

area compact area tight area
space compact space tight space
formations compact formations tight formations

Both words in one sentence

  • However, the M4 is steadily replacing full-size M16s in US service now, being more maneuverable and compact - important for a military that spends a lot of time riding in vehicles and clearing tight urban spaces.
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