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tight-knit

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used to describe a group of people who care about each other and who are very friendly with each other
  • We are a tight-knit community.

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The first known use of tight-knit was in 1839

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“Tight-knit.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tight-knit. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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