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English-German translation for: [tighten]
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Dictionary English German: [tighten]

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Unverified to stricten sth. [tighten]etw. strenger machen
to torque sth. [to tighten with a torque wrench]etw. (mit einem / dem Drehmomentschlüssel) anziehen
law [initiative of the SVP to tighten border controls between Switzerland and the EU]Begrenzungsinitiative {f} [Schweiz] [offizieller Titel: Volksinitiative «Für eine massvolle Zuwanderung»]
to cinch sth. up [esp. Am.] [tighten: belt etc.]etw.Akk. fester schnallen
automot. to tighten the tires [Am.] [coll.] [tighten up the wheels]die Räder nachziehen [ugs.] [die Radmuttern anziehen bzw. festziehen]
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