[ tahyt-mouth d, -moutht ]
/ ˈtaɪtˈmaʊðd, -ˈmaʊθt /
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- tight-money policy,
- tighten one's belt,
- tighten the screws,
Origin of tight-mouthed
First recorded in 1925–30
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for tight-mouthed
Theyre both as tight-mouthed as clams, pursued Mrs. Gormley.Carolyn of the Corners|Ruth Belmore Endicott
Tight-mouthed, I gestured to the others to spread out slightly below—not that anything would help her if she fell.The Planet Savers|Marion Zimmer Bradley
Her maid, a tight-mouthed, unlovely creature, moved sedately to her side.The Bandbox|Louis Joseph Vance