Airtight - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈertaɪt|  American pronunciation of the word airtight
Brit.  |ˈɛːtʌɪt|  British pronunciation of the word airtight

adjective

- having no weak points(syn: air-tight)

an airtight defense
an airtight argument

- not allowing air or gas to pass in or out (syn: air-tight, gas-tight)

Examples

Store the food in an airtight container.

The defendant had an airtight alibi.

an airtight seal around the windows

Store the beans in an airtight jar.

The firm possesses an airtight monopoly over these assets.

...an airtight argument is the only thing that will ever bring him around...

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