Sentence for tight | Use tight in a sentence

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  • And feeling it dart into her, Barbara closed her lips tight. (8)
  • And holding her fingers tight, he kept on murmuring words of would-be comfort. (8)
  • And Nedda sat with hands tight clenched in her lap, motionless as a young crouching sphinx. (8)
  • And pressing her arms tight across her breast she forced out a little light laugh. (8)
  • Corey turned a little pale, but shut her lips tight and mourned in silence whatever hopes she had lately permitted herself. (9)
  • Gratian and Noel had mounted the stairs with lips tight set, and eyes averted; both were very pale. (8)
  • He closed it tight and smote the table. (10)
  • He had to hold his money-bags tight, to keep them from plunging into monstrous gulfs. (10)
  • He was keeping his lips closed very tight. (8)
  • He was the soldier at once, buckled tight and buttoned up over his private sentiments. (10)
  • Her teeth were tight down on her nether lip, and her whole figure had a strange look of awkwardness, she was so divided with anger. (10)
  • Her tongue stole out and passed over her lips; beneath the bedclothes she folded both her hands tight across her heart. (8)
  • Holding the tree tight, she squeezed its smooth body against her. (8)
  • I folded my arms tight, sitting rigidly silent, and he dropped on the sofa luxuriously. (10)
  • I heard that my Rosellina had a tight heart. (10)
  • I sees it all come round right and tight. (10)
  • In these circumstances Charles Ventnor had come to the meeting with eyes wide open and mouth tight closed. (8)
  • It might be ridiculous, but it was due from her; and closing her lips very tight, she walked on. (8)
  • Loose are his hose in one part, tight in another, and he smacks them. (10)
  • Money was extraordinarily tight; and morality extraordinarily loose! (8)
  • One arm he could move now; but he could not grip the bottle nearly tight enough to put it down. (8)
  • She clung to him, and a fever went stealing through his veins; he butted forward at the crowd, holding her tight. (8)
  • She had her lips tight in a mere lip-smile, and her eyes gleamed with provocation. (10)
  • She shut her lips tight, as if they had stung. (10)
  • She walked with hands tight clenched, and eyes fixed on the ground. (8)
  • Temple and I clutched fingers tight as long as the blows went on. (10)
  • That foot felt very cold, and she grasped it tight. (8)
  • The baroness realized it, and shut her lips tight for a laugh of essential humour. (10)
  • The encounters always left the portier purple and perspiring, as any agitation must with a man so tight in his livery. (9)
  • The gentleman called Mabbey chalked his cue, and, moving his round, knock-kneed legs in their tight trousers, took up his position for the stroke. (8)
  • The handkerchief was tight across his eyes while he was speaking. (10)
  • The squire gave me one of his short tight grasps of the hand, in which there was warmth and shyness, our English mixture. (10)
  • Their castle looks like a tight military stock. (10)
  • They push me to condense my thoughts to a tight ball. (10)

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