Valves must be properly timed. They must seat tightly and operate without lag.
There was a fierce glow in his flashing eyes and his lips were tightly drawn.
In needlework this edge is usually cut off AS it is woven more tightly than the rest of the material and is inclined to shrink more.
A piece of lace wAS found tied so tightly around the neck AS to be hidden from sight; it wAS completely buried in the flesh
A tightly stretched sheet or membrane, AS on the head of a drum.
Jou-chia stared hard AT Hung-chien.Hung-chien again tightly gripped the armrest of the chair
She still kept her lips tightly compressed, As if determined fully to ascertain her longitude and position, before she committed herself
This plug of extruded elastomer can BE lodged in the throat so tightly that even 2000 psig of pressure will not dislodge it.
My belt is loose;I didn't Buckle it up tightly enough.
My husband has put the screws in the wood as tightly as he Can, but they won't stop in, they keep slipping out.