Übersetzung von “tight” — Englisch–Malaysisch Wörterbuch

tight

adjective /tait/

fitting very or too closely

ketat
I couldn’t open the box because the lid was too tight
My trousers are too tight.

stretched to a great extent; not loose

ketat
He made sure that the ropes were tight.

(of control etc) strict and very careful

teguh
She keeps (a) tight control over her emotions.

not allowing much time

ketat
We hope to finish this next week but the schedule’s a bit tight.
-tight suffix

sealed so as to keep (something) in or out, as in airtight, watertight

kedap
tighten verb

to make or become tight or tighter

mengetatkan
He tightened his grip on her hand.
tightness noun

keketatan
the tightness of his trousers.
tights noun plural

(British ) a close-fitting (usually nylon or woollen) garment covering the feet, legs and body to the waist; pantyhose(American)

seluar sama sendat
She bought three pairs of tights.
tight-fisted adjective

mean and ungenerous with money

kedekut
a tight-fisted employer.
tightrope noun

a tightly-stretched rope or wire on which acrobats balance.

tali tegang
a tight corner/spot noun

a difficult position or situation

kesulitan
His refusal to help put her in a tight corner/spot.
tighten one’s belt

to make sacrifices and reduce one’s standard of living

mengikat perut
If the economy gets worse, we shall just have to tighten our belts.

(Übersetzung von “tight” aus dem PASSWORD English–Malaysian Dictionary © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)