tightened meaning


    Definition of tightened in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFtightenSGtightensPRtightening
    1. simple past tense and past participle of tighten.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • My heart trampolined into my throat as I watched Lonnie's grip tighten on the stock of his own shotgun [ …]
        • In the hours before daylight he sharpened the skids and tightened the lashings to prepare for the long dogsled journey.
        • In the current crisis, we will have to tighten our belts.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Past participles
            • Verb simple past forms
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        1. en tightened up
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        Meaning of tightened for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "tightened" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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