Tighter than Dick's hatband
Posted by Walter Moores on August 19, 2001
: : : Any clues as to origin? Used in the southern US to mean very tight.
: : West Virginia and Eastern Kentucky are the only places I've heard this expression.
: It is in fairly common usage in Alabama. Mostly by 50+ age bracket. This one has always bugged me.
- Tighter than Dick's hatband Walter Moores 08/19/01