tightly fitting

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Adj.1.tightly fitting - fitting snugly; "a tightly-fitting cover"; "tight-fitting clothes"
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"
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Close to the gateway he met Lady Arabella, clad as usual in tightly fitting white, which showed off her slim figure.
He had just finished dressing for his ride, and wore a blue uniform, opening in front over a white waistcoat so long that it covered his rotund stomach, white leather breeches tightly fitting the fat thighs of his short legs, and Hessian boots.
Cover with a tightly fitting lid and cook over a medium heat for between 15-20 mins or until the dumplings are soft and puffy.
Personal prevention consists of using mosquito repellents, wearing long, loose clothing to reduce skin exposure, making sure screens are tightly fitting and dumping standing water.
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Wooden doors; : - Partially solid-walled, tightly fitting, smoke protection doors to DIN 18095, self-closing; : - Steel-around frames; : - Fire protection: T0 and T30; : - Requirements for sound insulation 27 dB, 32 dB and 37 dB; : - Climate class 2; : - Surface: HPL laminate; : - For installation in drywall, masonry and reinforced concrete; : - Lever set: FSB family 1023, stainless steel.
So I ended up with a broken hand and a torn pair of tightly fitting flared trousers.
He discovered his tightly fitting racing leathers had performed an important function.
The Vauxhall has a well-screwed together feel about it, with tightly fitting panels and an overall impression of quality and longevity.
Here's how the brunette would look if she walked down the aisle in a tightly fitting ivory wedding gown topped with a pounds 10,000 crown worn by the original WAG Victoria Beckham.
One spoke with a local accent and is said to have been wearing a dark, tightly fitting beanie hat.
Faerch Plast's award-winning packaging solution consists of a *CPET bowl with tightly fitting lid (patent pending) to securely contain the soup and prevent spillage.