Definition of "tightened" []

  • To make or become tight or tighter (verb)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of tighten. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "tightened" in a sentence
  • "Its strange how Britain tightened its laws and they had literally no gun kills. yah its okay to have the little pistol with the safety but you should just rent a rugger at the range and get your action there"
  • "His expression tightened as he turned and started running."
  • "She glanced toward the floor and her expression tightened unhappily."