tight side

tight side

The side of veneer which originally faced outward in the log or flitch when the veneer was cut from it.
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He expected another increase of cents 2-3/lb, maybe more, based on proposed October monomer contracts: "That cents 3 margin increase is still out there, and with things being on the tight side for both monomer and PP, there's some potential for that increase going through.
They do come a little on the tight side, so you might want to try a size up.
TRAVEL FILE GOOD TO KNOW Clearly I'm married to a freaky giant and nobody else had to leave because of the beds, but some of the more strapping male guests did say they found them on the tight side too because of the bedboards.
In the smaller rooms the bathrooms are a tad on the tight side and do not have a bath.
ROSSOUW DE KLERK Marked his new contract with solid and stubborn display on tight side of scrum.
Leg room in the back is on the tight side but the rear doors open wide to 85 degrees to help getting in and out.
Gaga's clear perspex skirt and bra combination appeared a little bit on the tight side with her stomach appearing to be constrained in the tiny attire.
According to US research, half an hour's digging can use up 250 calories, weeding will burn 105 calories, raking 100 calories and mowing the lawn 195, so garden chores may help you better squeeze into jeans which have been on the tight side WHAT TO DO THIS WEEK .
The agency says that while liquidity ratios are a little on the tight side, there is little reliance on purchased funds and KFH has no difficulty in growing customer deposits when it so wishes.
That's very difficult against a good, defensive, tight side.