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taut
used in A Farewell to Arms

3 uses
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Definition
pulled or drawn tight;
or: subjected to great tension; stretched tight
  • He bandaged, his hands moving very fast and the bandage coming taut and sure.
    Book One (76% in)
  • She seemed upset and taut.
    Book Two (71% in)
  • I held the taut line and felt the faint pulsing of the spinner revolving while I looked at the dark November water of the lake and the deserted shore.
    Book Four (38% in)

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