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small smooth-haired breed of African origin having a tightly curled tail and the inability to bark basenji
wrestling hold with arms locked tightly around the opponent bear hug
flat wire hairpin whose prongs press tightly together; used to hold bobbed hair in place bobby pin , grip , hairgrip
garment tightly covering and one-piece body stocking
chiefly terrestrial turtle of North America; shell can be closed tightly box tortoise , box turtle
necklace that fits tightly around a woman's neck choker , collar , dog collar , neckband
hold together tightly clench
hold tightly clutch
fold tightly crimp
lettuce with crisp tightly packed light-green leaves in a firm head crisphead lettuce , iceberg , iceberg lettuce
English breed having a tightly curled black or liver-colored coat; retrieves game from land or water curly-coated retriever
bind tightly in device fetter , pinion , shackle
stew of meat and potatoes cooked in a tightly covered pot hotpot , hot pot
fast-growing and tightly branched hybrid of Ligustrum ovalifolium and Ligustrum obtusifolium ibolium privet , ibota privet , Ligustrum ibolium
spitz-like dog having a shaggy greyish coat and tightly curled tail originating in Holland keeshond
strong tightly twisted cotton thread (usually made of long-staple cotton) lisle , lisle thread
any tightly knit group of trusted associates maffia , mafia
board that has a groove cut into one edge and a tongue cut into the other so they fit tightly together (as in a floor) matchboard
wrap tightly in material muffle , swaddle , swathe
press tightly pinch
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