Definitions For Tight


  • Affected by scarcity and expensive to borrow
  • Packed closely together
  • Demanding strict attention to rules and procedures
  • Exasperatingly difficult to handle or circumvent
  • Very drunk
  • (of a contest or contestants) evenly matched
  • (used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity
  • Pressed tightly together
  • Securely or solidly fixed in place; rigid
  • Of textiles
  • Pulled or drawn tight
  • Set so close together as to be invulnerable to penetration


  • Of such close construction as to be impermeable
  • Closely constrained or constricted or constricting


  • Firmly or closely
  • In an attentive manner


  • In a tight way

Is Tight a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Tight is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Tight in a Sentence

  • The lid is too tight. I can't loosen it.
  • She made a tight knot in the rope.
  • Keep a tight grip on his hand when you cross the street.
  • Is the door shut tight?
  • She screwed the cap on tight.
  • Don't close the lid so tight.

Synonyms for Tight

Antonyms for Tight

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