Thesaurus

Synonyms & Antonyms of taut

stretched with little or no give
  • a taut clothesline

Synonyms for taut

Words Related to taut

Near Antonyms for taut

Antonyms for taut

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about taut

Time Traveler for taut

Time Traveler

The first known use of taut was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Cite this Entry

“Taut.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/taut. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on taut

Dictionary: Definition of taut

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with taut

Spanish Central: Translation of taut

Nglish: Translation of taut for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of taut for Arabic Speakers

Comments on taut

What made you want to look up taut? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

July 2020 Words of the Day Quiz

  • papercraft sunset
  • Which is a synonym of mien?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!