Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (v) tighten, fasten (make tight or tighter) "Tighten the wire"
- S: (v) tighten (become tight or tighter) "The rope tightened"
- S: (v) stiffen, tighten, tighten up, constrain (severely restrict in scope or extent) "tighten the rules"; "stiffen the regulations"
- S: (v) reduce, tighten (narrow or limit) "reduce the influx of foreigners"