cieši

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Latvian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cieši

  1. nominative plural masculine form of ciešs

Adverb[edit]

cieši

  1. tight, dense, close, tightly, densely, closely; adverbial form of ciešs
    draugs apskauj mani tik cieši, ka man elpa aizraujas — (my) friend hugged me so tight that I couldn't breathe
    cieši savilkt auklas — to pull the string tight
    cieši sakost zobus — to clench one's teeth tight
    cieši sakniebt lūpas — to press one's lips tight
    cieši sastāties ap ugunskuru — (people) to stand close together around the fire
    cieši vienot cilvēkus — to unite people closely
    cieši ievērot noteikumus — to observe the rules closelly
    cieši skatīties — to look, watch closely (i.e., attentively)
    pienākt cieši klāt — to come very close
    sēdēt cieši kopā — to sit close together
    cieši piegulošs tērps — close fitting suit