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Adverb
Adverb for physically unyielding, taut or stiff
“Relaxing his taut muscles and his wary expression, Sean sighed and gave her what he hoped to be a somewhat friendly look.”
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Adverb for stretched or pulled tight
“The aerial is stretched taut over the back of the sofa towards the TV.”
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Adverb for containing only relevant parts, brief and controlled
“Though there's plenty of brutal, taut music to be found on the record, more often than not, it's filmic, evocative, and remarkably organic.”
Adverb
(of a ship) Adverb for having a disciplined and efficient crew
“A taut ship is a happy ship.”
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Adverb for showing nervous strain
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“She started to lose the taut air of anxiety.”
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Adverb for fixed or tied firmly in position
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Adverb for full of knots, knotty
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Adverb for thin or gaunt in physique or appearance
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(of a bodypart) Adverb for physically stiff to the point of aching
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