tighten - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate tighten

tighten is hyphenated as tight-en

How to pronounce tighten

tighten is pronounced ´täɪtən

Number of syllables in tighten

The number of syllables in tighten is 2

What part of speech in tighten?

tighten is a verb participle

How common in the word tighten?

tighten is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does tighten convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'tighten'

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Common collocations before 'tighten'

arm, around, body, chest, eye, face, felt, finger, fist, hand, jaw, lip, mouth, muscle, through

Words with similar spelling to tighten

lighten, righten

Common Verb Collocations of tighten

ask, attempt, be, begin, can, change, do, feel, go, have, loosen, make, may, might, mount, move, need, reach, see, seem, serve, should, stomach, take, try, turn, want, will, use, Be

Common Conjunction Collocations of tighten

and, but, or

Lists containing tighten

Common collocations after 'fist'
Common collocations of 'fist'
Common collocations after 'jaw'
Common collocations of 'jaw'
Common collocations after 'muscle'
Common collocations of 'muscle'
Common collocations after 'gut'
Common collocations of 'gut'
Words with similar spelling to lighten
Words with similar spelling to righten
Synonyms of 'affix'
Synonyms of 'anchor'
Synonyms of 'annex'
Synonyms of 'attach'
Synonyms of 'back'
Synonyms of 'belay'
Synonyms of 'box'
Synonyms of 'brace'
Synonyms of 'cement'
Synonyms of 'cinch'
Synonyms of 'circumscribe'
Synonyms of 'clamp'
Synonyms of 'clinch'
Synonyms of 'confine'
Synonyms of 'continue'
Synonyms of 'cramp'
Synonyms of 'crank'
Synonyms of 'crush'
Synonyms of 'draw'
Synonyms of 'elongate'
Synonyms of 'extend'
Synonyms of 'fasten'
Synonyms of 'fix'
Synonyms of 'flex'
Common Verb Collocations of belt
Common Verb Collocations of bolt
Common Verb Collocations of bolts
Common Verb Collocations of belts
Common Verb Collocations of buttocks
Common Verb Collocations of buckles
Common Verb Collocations of chest
Common Verb Collocations of curving
Common Verb Collocations of doorknob
Common Verb Collocations of fingers
Common Verb Collocations of fists
Common Verb Collocations of fittings
Common Verb Collocations of grip
Common Verb Collocations of grasp
Common Verb Collocations of grim
Common Verb Collocations of gut
Common Verb Collocations of groin
Common Verb Collocations of grips
Common Verb Collocations of girth
Common Verb Collocations of girdle
Common Verb Collocations of hers
Common Verb Collocations of hooded
Common Verb Collocations of instinctively
Common Verb Collocations of insides
Common Verb Collocations of jaw
Common Verb Collocations of knot
Common Noun Collocations of loosening
Common Verb Collocations of loosened
Common Verb Collocations of leash
Common Verb Collocations of loosen
Common Verb Collocations of laces
Common Verb Collocations of loosening
Common Verb Collocations of lug
Common Verb Collocations of muscles
Common Noun Collocations of noose
Common Verb Collocations of narrowed
Common Verb Collocations of nuts
Common Verb Collocations of nut
Common Verb Collocations of notch
Common Verb Collocations of nipples
Common Verb Collocations of noose
Common Verb Collocations of nooses
Common Adjective Collocations of noose
Common Verb Collocations of ominously
Common Verb Collocations of outrun
Common Verb Collocations of reins
Common Verb Collocations of relaxing
Common Verb Collocations of screw
Common Verb Collocations of steering
Common Verb Collocations of straps
Common Verb Collocations of throat
Common Verb Collocations of thong
Common Verb Collocations of turban