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Airtight   /ˈɛrtˌaɪt/   Listen

Having no weak points.  Synonym: air-tight.  "An airtight argument"
Not allowing air or gas to pass in or out.  Synonyms: air-tight, gas-tight.

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"Airtight" Quotes from Famous Books

... old coat, into the pocket of which he put his flashlight, some matches in an airtight box, his scout knife and a little bottle of antiseptic. Thus equipped, he felt natural and at home, and he looked as if ...
— Tom Slade with the Colors • Percy K. Fitzhugh

... There was a time there when I'd have been willin' to go to it—yes, and stay. All I wanted was to get out of that room and hide somewheres where folks couldn't look at me. I give you my word I could feel myself heatin' up like an airtight stove. Good thing I didn't have on a celluloid collar or 'twould have bust into a blaze. Of all the dummed outrages to spring on ...
— Mary-'Gusta • Joseph C. Lincoln

Words linked to "Airtight" :   tight, invulnerable

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