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  • adverb So as to tighten.


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tightening +‎ -ly


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  • A serious lack of time, sleep and the fact that it is nut tighteningly cold in the mornings here is conspiring against me.

    Cheeseburger Gothic » Burger Lite 17 May 2010

  • Factor in the mesmerising, trouser-tighteningly sexy vocal from Karen O - not to mention her iconoclastic performance in the video – and you have a band poised for mainstream success.

    Watch The Yeah Yeah Yeahs Cheated Hearts Video 2006

  • Its gum-tighteningly awful title can only hint at the disaster lurking within its pages.

    RVABlogs 2009


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