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Tightly Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    tightly adv
  1. in a tight or constricted manner; "a tightly packed pub"
  2. securely fixed or fastened; "the window was tightly sealed"
Tightly Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Tightly \Tight"ly\, adv. In a tight manner; closely; nearly.
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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Tightly'


Blacklisted is the third album by Neko Case, released in 2002.

Guest musicians on the album include Howe Gelb, Kelly Hogan, Mary Margaret O'Hara, Joey Burns, John Convertino and Dallas Good.

Online music magazine Pitchfork Media placed Blacklisted at number 141 on their list of top 200 albums of the 2000s.

All songs written by Case, except where noted.

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* Hold tenderly that which you cherish, for it is precious and a tight grip may crush it. Do not let the fear of dropping it cause you to hold it too tightly the chances are, it's holding you too. - Bob Alberti

* You can clutch the past so tightly to your chest that it leaves your arms too full to embrace the present. - Jan Glidewell

* Relationships--of all kinds--are like sand held in your hand. Held loosely, with an open hand, the sand remains where it is. The minute you close your hand and squeeze tightly to hold on, the sand trickles through your fingers. You may hold onto some of it, but most will be spilled. A relationship is like that. Held loosely, with respect and freedom for the other person, it is likely to remain intact. But hold too tightly, too possessively, and the relationship slips away and is lost. - Kaleel Jamison


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  • How Android 5 Can Lock Manufacturers Tightly In To Google's Ecosystem
    The discovery of some reworked icons points towards a refresh of Android's user interface in the next iteration of Google's mobile operating system, but Android 5 can do more than change the look and feel of the world's most popular smartphone OS. It can bind the manufacturers even more tightly to Google's vision of Android, Google's vision of Read more on this news related to 'Tightly'
  • Review: 'Oculus' is tightly told tale of a murderous mirror
    Tightly paced between two time periods, and edited so they become a blur, 'Oculus' is a hallucinatory ghost story that packs serious punch. Read more on this news related to 'Tightly'
  • Faithful allies since the Cretaceous: Symbiosis between beewolves and protective bacteria originated millions of years ...
    Scientists have discovered that certain wasps tightly control mother-to-offspring transmission of their bacterial symbionts. This stabilizes the symbiotic alliance and contributed to its persistence over the past 68-110 million years. Read more on this news related to 'Tightly'

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