tight-knit

adjective
\ ˈtīt-ˈnit How to pronounce tight-knit (audio) \

Definition of tight-knit

: closely integrated and bound in love or friendship a tight-knit family

First Known Use of tight-knit

1839, in the meaning defined above

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“Tight-knit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tight-knit. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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tight-knit

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English Language Learners Definition of tight-knit

used to describe a group of people who care about each other and who are very friendly with each other

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