This page is about the slang term tight (3)
fairly drunk, moderately inebriated
- We'd been drinking for a couple of hours and we were all a bit tight, but no-one was falling-down drunk.
- Barry drinks a lot, and he often gets a bit tight by the end of the evening, but he never gets really drunk.
This word implies someone is drunk, but not so drunk that they can no longer control their movements. Someone who is tight can still walk in a fairly straight line and speak without slurring too much.
By the end of the night Alan was feeling a bit tight. He'd had
Contributor: Matt Errey