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Spanish translation of “taut”

taut

adjective /toːt/
pulled tight
tirante, tenso
Keep the string taut while you tie a knot in it.
tauten verb to make or become taut
tensar, estirar
The ropes were tautened.
(Definition of taut from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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