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taut
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • It was a taut leer, an evil thing, more threatening than a look of rage.
  • After glancing once at this portrait, Professor McGonagall made an odd movement as though steeling herself, then rounded the’ desk to look at Harry, her face taut and lined.

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  • She pulls up her shirt to expose the pale, taut skin of her stomach, marred by a tangle of gouges.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Four small tents had been set up, too, poles straight and strings taut.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory

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