Thesaurus / tight spot

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If there should be a tight spot between these two gears it will react disadvantageously on the magneto.

Aviation EnginesVictor Wilfred Pag

More than once, his enormous size and legendary strength had gotten them out of a tight spot.

The Pirates of ShanHarold Leland Goodwin

He fought himself every waking hour, knowing that he had a weakness of becoming confused in a tight spot.

Human ErrorRaymond F. Jones

A quiet voice brought him back from wild rage to a cool realization that he was in a tight spot.

The only way for me to git out ov a tight spot iz tew git into it fust.

The time tew pray is not when we are in a tight spot, but jist as soon as we git out ov it.

Josh Billings on IceHenry Wheeler Shaw

Of course, in my story, I invented a force-field——very handy when you're in a tight spot!

They might be in a tight spot but she had confidence that the angular, capable cowboy would be able to pull them through.

One of mine was something I had said about Lyndon a long time ago—that he's a good man in a tight spot.

Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy

The pilots also spoke a good word for Jane, 171but she knew she was in a tight spot.

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