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  • verbconstrict
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Synonyms for tightened

verb constrict
  • narrow
  • stiffen
  • toughen
  • bind
  • clench
  • close
  • compress
  • condense
  • congeal
  • contract
  • cramp
  • crush
  • fasten
  • fix
  • grip
  • harden
  • pinch
  • pressure
  • rigidify
  • screw
  • secure
  • squeeze
  • strain
  • strangle
  • stretch
  • tauten
  • tense

Antonyms for tightened

  • allow
  • concentrate
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • free
  • give
  • help
  • increase
  • lengthen
  • let go
  • loose
  • loosen
  • lose
  • melt
  • open
  • release
  • uncompress
  • unfasten
  • untie
  • relax
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to tightened

firm

adjective. stable, unmoving

tight

adjective. close, snug

tighter

adjective. close, snug

tightest

adjective. close, snug
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.