English-Vietnamese Dictionary
◊ TIGHT
◊tight /tait/
▫ tính từ
▪ kín, không thấm, không rỉ
◦ a tight ship một cái tàu kín nước không rỉ vào được
▪ chặt, khít
◦ a tight knot một nút thắt
◦ the cork is too tight nút chai chặt quá
◦ a tight grasp sự ôm chặt, sự ghì chặt
▪ chật, bó sát
◦ tight shoes giày chật
◦ tight trousers quần bó sát
▪ căng, căng thẳng
◦ tight rope dây căng
◦ a tight match một trận đấu căng thẳng (gay go)
▪ khó khăn, khan hiếm
◦ to be in a tight place (corner) (nghĩa bóng) gặp hoàn cảnh khó khăn
◦ money is tight tiền khó kiếm
▪ keo cú, biển lận
▪ (thông tục) say bí tỉ, say sưa
!to keep a tight hand on somebody
▪ (xem) hand
▫ phó từ
▪ kín, sít, khít, khít khao
◦ to shut tight đóng kín
▪ chặt, chặt chẽ
◦ hold him tight giữ chặt lấy nó
◦ to be packed as tight as herrings in a barrel bị nhét chặt như cá hộp
English Dictionary
◊ TIGHT
tight
adj 1: closely constrained or constricted or constricting; "tight
skirts"; "he hated tight starched collars"; "fingers
closed in a tight fist"; "a tight feeling in his
chest" [ant: {loose}]
2: pulled or drawn tight; "taut sails"; "a tight drumhead"; "a
tight rope" [syn: {taut}]
3: set so close together as to be invulnerable to penetration;
"in tight formation"; "a tight blockade"
4: pressed tightly together; "with lips compressed" [syn: {compressed}]
5: used of persons or behavior; characterized by or indicative
of lack of generosity; "a small miserly man" [syn: {mean},
{mingy}, {miserly}, {little}, {small}]
6: (economics) affected by scarcity and expensive to borrow;
"tight money"; "a tight market"
7: of such close construction as to be impermeable; "a tight
roof"; "warm in our tight little house" [ant: {leaky}]
8: of textiles; "a close weave"; "smooth percale with a very
tight weave" [syn: {close}]
9: securely or solidly fixed in place; rigid; "the bolts are
tight"
10: (of a contest or contestants) evenly matched; "a close
contest"; "a close election"; "a tight game" [syn: {close}]
11: slang for `drunk' [syn: {besotted}, {blind}, {blind drunk},
{blotto}, {crocked}, {fuddled}, {loaded}, {pissed}, {pixilated},
{plastered}, {potty}, {slopped}, {sloshed}, {smashed}, {soaked},
{soused}, {sozzled}, {squiffy}, {stiff}, {tiddly}, {tiddley},
{tipsy}, {wet}]
12: exasperatingly difficult to handle or circumvent; "a nasty
problem"; "a good man to have on your side in a tight
situation" [syn: {nasty}]
13: demanding strict attention to rules and procedures;
"rigorous discipline"; "tight security"; "stringent
safety measures" [syn: {rigorous}, {stringent}]
14: packed closely together; "the stood in a tight little
group"; "hair in tight curls"; "the pub was packed tight"
adv 1: firmly or tightly; "held fast to the rope"; "her foot was
stuck fast"; "held tight" [syn: {fast}]
2: in an attentive manner; "he remained close on his guard"
[syn: {close}, {closely}]
English-Vietnamese Mining Dictionary
◊ DID YOU MEAN LIGHT?
◊light
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English Computing Dictionary
◊ DID YOU MEAN LIGHT?
LIGHT
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