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The 20-mile ride is to the cyclist what the “tight five” is to the comedian, or the sandwich is to lunch.
WHY 20 MILES IS THE PERFECT LENGTH FOR A BIKE RIDEEBEN WEISSNOVEMBER 20, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
For foodies, there's a cornucopia of edibles you come upon, each with a tight, two-sentence description.
‘HYRULE WARRIORS: AGE OF CALAMITY’: A SEMI-SATISFYING NEW PIECE OF THE ‘ZELDA’ UNIVERSEHAROLD GOLDBERGNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
On or off the stalk, look for sprouts that are compact, with tight leaves.
A GUIDE TO BRUSSELS SPROUTS: HOW TO CHOOSE, STORE, SEASON AND COOK THE VERSATILE VEGETABLEDANIELA GALARZANOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Kyler Murray appears to be playing with an injured shoulder but had a 25-yard completion to tight end Maxx Williams to set up the touchdown.
KYLER MURRAY RUNS OUT OF MIRACLES AS SEAHAWKS HANG ON TO TAKE OVER FIRST PLACE IN NFC WESTMARK MASKENOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
“But it’s not my plane of choice,” he added, pointing not to its crashes, but to its often tight cabin configurations.
THE BOEING 737 MAX FACES AN EVEN TOUGHER HURDLE NOW: PASSENGER FEARKDUNN6NOVEMBER 19, 2020FORTUNE
Looking back at the 2006, 2007 and 2008 classes shows us the quarterbacks, wide outs and tight ends that stood out as rookies got even better over the next few years.
THE 2020 ROOKIE CLASS IS TAKING THE NFL BY STORM. HERE’S WHAT THAT MEANS FOR THE FUTURE.NEIL GREENBERGNOVEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The duo found a tight correlation between number of planets and orbit shape.
PLANETS WITH MANY NEIGHBORS MAY BE THE BEST PLACES TO LOOK FOR LIFELISA GROSSMANNOVEMBER 16, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
You need at least one part of the founding team to be good at selling, and one part to be good at building, and later in life of the company, you need someone who is good at tight operations.
WHY SO MANY VALUABLE STARTUPS SEEM LIKE THE DUMBEST IDEA AT FIRSTLUCINDA SHENNOVEMBER 13, 2020FORTUNE
From Maryland to Iowa, local officials have pleaded for tighter restrictions that might help slow the virus’s accelerating spread.
WITH CORONAVIRUS CASES SPIKING NATIONWIDE, ALL SIGNS POINT TO A HARROWING AUTUMNBRADY DENNIS, JACQUELINE DUPREE, MARISA IATINOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Texas Jack’s brisket, usually its main attraction, was uncharacteristically tight on my recent order, as if the moisture had been leached from the slices.
THE BEST BARBECUE JOINTS IN THE D.C. AREATIM CARMANNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO TIGHTLY

  • close
  • fast
  • firm
  • firmly
  • solidly
  • steadfastly
  • tight
  • tightly
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