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  • as inpickle
  • as inpinch
  • as inscrape
  • as insnag
  • as inbind
  • as indifficult situation
  • as incorner

synonyms for tight spot

  • bind
  • box
  • corner
  • difficulty
  • dilemma
  • disorder
  • fix
  • hole
  • jam
  • predicament
  • quandary
  • scrape
  • spot
  • hot water
  • crunch
  • box
  • stress
  • exigency
  • emergency
  • difficulty
  • clutch
  • oppression
  • strait
  • juncture
  • pressure
  • contingency
  • necessity
  • pass
  • plight
  • crisis
  • hardship
  • turning point
  • zero hour
  • tight squeeze
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antonyms for tight spot

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  • advantage
  • benefit
  • boon
  • ease
  • good fortune
  • peace
  • solution
  • pleasure
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    How to use tight spot in a sentence

    Suddenly, however, he became aware of a small black spot far ahead in the very middle of the unencumbered track.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    There was a lathe near the spot where David Arden stood, and shavings and splinters under his feet.
    CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
    "It's always the way with them," sighed Miss Grains, who suffered from a complication of romantic tendency and very tight stays.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    His boyish suspenders had been put away in favor of a belt, which was tight-drawn about his slim waist.
    THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
    We see the whole land, even if but at a distance, instead of being limited merely to the spot where our foot treads.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    A lurid spot on each cheek showed burning red through the bronze of his skin.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    A clock was put above the spot where the fountain stood, in April, 1852, which cost £60.
    SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
    In fact a spot of blood, slightly larger than that which had appeared before, showed plainly upon the Professor's right hand.
    UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
    I reached the spot where she stood, she began to speak, and I took off my hat as if doing reverence to an angel.
    THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
    And the next day, to his great relief, Grandfather Mole found his sunshade in the same spot.
    THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO TIGHT SPOT

    • between a rock and a hard place
    • crunch
    • difficulty
    • dilemma
    • hot water
    • no-win situation
    • nuisance
    • pickle
    • predicament
    • quandary
    • sticky situation
    • tight situation
    • tight spot
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