Stiff and Tight


Show Definitions
Stiff adjective – Requiring considerable physical or mental effort.
Usage example: we'll have a stiff climb to actually reach the summit

Tight is a synonym for stiff in inflexible topic. In some cases you can use "Tight" instead an adjective "Stiff", when it comes to topics like tighten, hard, taut. popular alternative
Nearby Words: stiffen, stiffness, stiffed, stiffly, stiffened
Synonyms for Stiff


Show Definitions
Tight adjective – Stretched with little or no give.
Usage example: the rope was pulled tight

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

Things that words describes

shots stiff shots tight shots
suits stiff suits tight suits

Both words in one sentence

  • Franchise / Tomb Raider Lara's movement is also a bit stiff due to not having the ability to sprint, flip in midair, or crawling into tight areas.
Cite this Source
Tight and Stiff. (2016). Retrieved 2020, January 21, from
Stiff & Tight. N.p., 2016. Web. 21 Jan. 2020. <>.
Tight or Stiff. 2016. Accessed January 21, 2020.

Synonyms for stiff
Share this picture

Synonyms for tight
Share this picture

Google Ngram Viewer shows how "stiff" and "tight" have occurred on timeline: