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tight

Economics
a. (of a commodity) difficult to obtain; in excess demand
b. (of funds, money, etc.) difficult and expensive to borrow because of high demand or restrictive monetary policy
c. (of markets) characterized by excess demand or scarcity with prices tending to rise

tight

[tīt]
(engineering)
Unbroken, crack-free, and solid rock in which a naked hole will stand without caving.
A borehole made impermeable to water by cementation or casing.
(mechanical engineering)
Inadequate clearance or the barest minimum of clearance between working parts.
The absence of leaks in a pressure system.
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Her letter says: "We are (therefore) proposing that the uniform policy be changed to specify a plain black skirt no shorter than one inch above the knee, which can be worn with black tights or black or white socks.'.
As some parents may already have purchased their uniform for next term, for one year only (1 September 2018 to 31 August 2019) pupils will be allowed to wear a shorter skirt if they prefer, but a short skirt which is shorter than an inch above the knee, will have to be worn with tights.
One mum, whose daughter is a pupil at Cardiff High School, said: "All the girls have to wear tights and the boys can wear shorts.
Cheap Tights - Between the tights and the Primark polyester skirt, I'm a walking, talking taser gun.
The workshop, organised by the Youth for Exchange and Understanding Cyprus, will show how to make simple objects by reusing ruined tights. You wouldn't think it but tights can be used to make key rings, bracelets, necklaces and more trinkets.
WHEN director Mel Brooks made the film Robin Hood: Men In Tights it made fun, among other things, of the idea of blokes dipping into the hosiery drawer.