What is another word for uptight?

208 synonyms found


[ ʌptˈa͡ɪt], [ ʌptˈa‍ɪt], [ ʌ_p_t_ˈaɪ_t]

Synonyms for Uptight:

uptight (noun) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Uptight:

  1. right, flight, trite, might, fright, rite, sleight, bright, kite, smite, cite, night, site, spite, write, fight, reit, knight, plight, light, lite, sight, slight, sprite, mite, height, tight, quite, wight, blight, bite, wright, white;
  2. indict, excite, tonight, rewrite, aright, outright, invite, despite, forthright, alight, alright, polite, incite, indite, recite, contrite, delight, ignite, upright;
  3. reunite, overnight;

Quotes for Uptight:

  1. I graduated from high school in '62 and I didn't know any people who were gay. I'm sure there were people, but I didn't know any. For years and years, I guess, I was very uptight about being a gay actor. I thought it would make me less hirable. John Glover.
  2. Tommie Aaron taught me how to have a good attitude, to be easy going and not get uptight Dale Murphy.
  3. The three -thousand hitting thing was the first time I let individual pressure get to me. I was uptight about it. When I saw the hit going through, I had a sigh of relief more than anything. Carl Yastrzemski.