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tighten someone up

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tight-assed

adjective
  1. Not disposed to sexual promiscuity; chaste: Washington, I saw, was full of tight-assed women (1903+)
  2. Tense; overly formal: tightassed British film critic (1967+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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