Definition of tauten
tauteningplay \ˈtȯt-niŋ, ˈtȯ-tən-iŋ\
: to make taut tauten the rope
: to become taut
Examples of tauten in a sentence
The wire tautened as they pulled on it.
he tautened the rope and then tied it off
First Known Use of tauten
TAUTEN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tauten for English Language Learners
: to make (something) tight or taut or to become tight or taut
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