Definition of "tautness" [tautness]

  • The property of being taut (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "tautness" in a sentence
  • "There were marks of fatigue on his face, and that kind of tautness shown by a man driven to the edge of endurance, perhaps beyond."
  • "The steaming water took some of the tautness out of her muscles, and after she poured shampoo on her hair, she massaged her scalp with deep pressure from her fingertips."
  • "This studio recording with the same cast and orchestra had been made immediately beforehand, and the dramatic tautness that was such a feature of the live event comes across vividly on disc."