Taut

• (a.) Tight; stretched; not slack; -- said esp. of a rope that is tightly strained. • (a.) Snug; close; firm; secure.
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taut

tight adjective pulled or drawn tight; `taut sails`; `a tight drumhead`; `a tight rope`
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Taut

Taut adjective [ Danish tæt ; akin to English tight . See Tight .] 1. (Nautical) Tight; stretched; not slack; -- said esp. of a rope that is tightly strained. 2. Snug; close; firm; secure. Taut hand (Nautical) , a sailor's term for an ...
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taut

pulled or drawn tight
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taut

tightly stretched 
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taut

[adj] - pulled or drawn tight
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