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Fitting closely or clinging to the skin.


(Clothing & Fashion) (of garments) fitting tightly over the body; clinging



fitting almost as tightly as skin: skintight trousers.
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Adj.1.skintight - so tight as to cling to the skin; "skintight jeans"
tight - closely constrained or constricted or constricting; "tight skirts"; "he hated tight starched collars"; "fingers closed in a tight fist"; "a tight feeling in his chest"


[ˈskɪnˌtaɪt] adjaderente come una seconda pelle
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