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tightness

1. noun MED feeling of constriction 2. noun (of join, contact) close fit 3. noun (of restriction etc) strictness 4. noun (of supply, capacity) limited nature5. noun (of space, timetable) lack of room6. noun (of technique, wording etc) precision 7. noun (of clothes) close fit8. noun meanness 1 noun MED feeling of constriction teannas masc1  c m ufáscadh masc1  c m uchest tightness teannas sa chliabhrach, ceangal sa chliabhrach 2 noun (of join, contact) close fit teinne fem4doichte fem4he checked the tightness of the connections sheiceáil sé cé chomh teann agus a bhí na ceangail
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3 noun (of restriction etc) strictness géire fem4  c m udéine fem4  c m uthe tightness of security géire na slándála 4 noun (of supply, capacity) limited natureganntanteirce fem4  c m ueaspa fem4  c m u 5 noun (of space, timetable) lack of roomcúinge femthe tightness of the corner meant that ... bhí an coirnéal chomh cúng sin go ...the tightness of the timetable doichte an chláir ama 6 noun (of technique, wording etc) precision beaichte fem4  c m ucruinneas masc1  c m ushe played with tightness around the court d'imir sí go cruinn timpeall na cúirte 7 noun (of clothes) close fitteinne fem4cúinge fem 8 noun informal meannesssprionlaitheacht fem3cruas masc1  c m uI don't like tightness in a person is beag orm daoine sprionlaithe