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لديها 7 خطابات ( t i g h t e n )         2 حروف العلة ( i e )         5 الحروف الساكنة ( t g h t n )         كلمة على العكس من ذلك nethgit

التي في فئةENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

Equivalent to _tight_ +‎ _-en_. From Old English _tyhtan_, from the root of _tight_.

Equivalent to tight +‎ -en. From Old English tyhtan, from the root of tight.

التي في فئةENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (UK) IPA(key): /ˈtaɪ.tən/ * Rhymes: -aɪtən * Homophones: titan, Titan

التي في فئةENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

TIGHTEN (_third-person singular simple present_ TIGHTENS, _present participle_ TIGHTENING, _simple past and past participle_ TIGHTENED) * (transitive) To make tighter. _Please TIGHTEN that screw a quarter-turn._ * Fawkes Just where I please, with TIGHTENED rein / I'll urge thee round the dusty plain. * (intransitive) To become tighter. _That joint is TIGHTENING as the wood dries._ * (economics) To make money harder to borrow or obtain. _If the government doesn't TIGHTEN the money supply, inflation is certain to be harsh._ * (economics) To raise short-term interest rates. _The Fed is expected to TIGHTEN by a quarter-point._ ANTONYMS * (make tighter): loosen DERIVED TERMS * retighten * tighten one's belt * tighten the purse strings * tightener RELATED TERMS * tight TRANSLATIONS

tighten (third-person singular simple present tightens, present participle tightening, simple past and past participle tightened)

  1. (transitive) To make tighter.
    Please tighten that screw a quarter-turn.
  2. (intransitive) To become tighter.
    That joint is tightening as the wood dries.
  3. (economics) To make money harder to borrow or obtain.
    If the government doesn't tighten the money supply, inflation is certain to be harsh.
  4. (economics) To raise short-term interest rates.
    The Fed is expected to tighten by a quarter-point.

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