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tighten

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of tighten

  1. to draw tight <tighten the straps on the backpack so that the load doesn't shift while hiking> Synonyms strain, stretch, tauten, tense Related Words elongate, extend, lengthen; cinch, constrict Near Antonyms ease, relax Antonyms loosen, slack, slacken




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