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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.


Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)tighten

2. tauten (change) make taut or tauter

SamplesTauten a rope.


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

Broader (hypernym)fasten, tighten

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