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- 1to stay where you are rather than moving away or changing position We sat tight and waited to be rescued.
- 2to stay in the same situation, without changing your mind or taking any action Shareholders are being advised to sit tight until the crisis passes.
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used especially to children before they go to bed to say that you hope they sleep well Goodnight, sleep tight!
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