Tightness

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Tightness Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • lack of movement or room for movement
  • extreme stinginess
  • a state occasioned by scarcity of money and a shortage of credit

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a state occasioned by scarcity of money and a shortage of credit ,
  • a tight feeling in some part of the body; "he felt a constriction in her chest"; "she felt an alarming tightness in her chest"; "emotion caused a constriction of his throat" ,
  • the spatial property of being crowded together ,
  • extreme stinginess ,
  • lack of movement or room for movement

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Tightness'


  • Tightness: Tightness may refer to: In mathematics, Tightness of (a collection of) measures is a concept in measure (and probability), theory in mathematics Tightness
  • Tightness of measures: theorem Tightness in classical Wiener space Tightness in Skorokhod space A generalization of tightness is the concept of exponential tightness, which
  • Market tightness: through stock, loan, or other methods, due to the tightness of competition in the market. The tightness is a result of severe competition in a single market

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Tightness Sample Sentences in News


  • Australia vs England: Henriques replaces Watson in squad for Hobart ODI
    Shane Watson reported tightness in his right hamstring during training and will be replaced by Moises Henriques who last played an ODI in January, 2013. Read more on this news related to 'Tightness'
  • Torque Retention Standard addresses medicine cap tightness.
    Understanding degree of torque needed for cap tightness is subject of ASTM Standard D7860, Test Methods for Measurement of Torque Retention for Child Resistant and Non-Child Resistant Packages with Continuous Thread Closures Using Automated Torque Testing Equipment. Results of tests can be used for package development and engineering evaluation. Standard will act Read more on this news related to 'Tightness'
  • Cavaliers lose Kyrie Irving for at least one game with back injury
    Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving won't make the trip to Philadelphia for Monday night's game because of lower back tightness. Read more on this news related to 'Tightness'

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