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English verb: tauten

1. tauten (change) become taut or tauter


SamplesYour muscles will firm when you exercise regularly.
The rope tautened.


Synonymsfirm


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)tighten

2. tauten (change) make taut or tauter


SamplesTauten a rope.


Synonymsfirm


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)fasten, tighten









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