American Idioms – Idiom Wizard Lists Over 5,500 Idioms & Slang Descriptions



A.) Doesn’t spend money readily. A miser. Implies holds ‘tightly’ to their money and doesn’t spend readily. (Compare to Tightwad or Tight-fisted.)

“I asked for a raise but my boss is really tight”.

B.) Cool. Good. “You hear that song? really tight, man.”

C.) (Old fashioned). Drunk.

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