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taut

adjective  /tɔt/ us  
stretched tightly; tight: She tightened the strings of the guitar to make them taut. fig. The story is a taut (= exciting, with fast action) psychological drama.
Translations of “taut”
in Korean 팽팽한…
in Arabic مَشدود…
in French (bien) tendu…
in Turkish çok gergin, iyice gerilmiş…
in Italian teso, tirato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 緊的, 拉緊的,繃緊的…
in Russian туго натянутый…
in Polish napięty…
in Spanish tirante, tenso…
in Portuguese esticado, teso, retesado…
in German straff…
in Catalan tibant, tens…
in Japanese ぴんと張った, 張り詰めた…
in Chinese (Simplified) 紧的, 拉紧的,绷紧的…
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