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The financiers will keep for up to three days in an airtight container. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Store in an airtight container in the freezer for up to two weeks. The Sun (2016)Store any leftovers in an airtight container and sprinkle on a salad or muesli. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Keep them in an airtight container for up to a week. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It will keep in an airtight container in the fridge for up to a week. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Pour into an airtight jar, ready to use. The Sun (2016)They're good for a few days in an airtight container. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Once fully cooled, place the nachos in an airtight plastic container until needed. The Sun (2017)Use what you need; the rest will keep in an airtight container for up to two weeks. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He placed new and used bills in an airtight jar with charcoal, which absorbed molecules from the money. Times, Sunday Times (2017)You can store in an airtight container for up to a week. The Sun (2016)You can store them in an airtight tin for up to a week. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The airtight glass jar looks about right to store summer plum jam ready for a dark winter. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This spice blend will keep for up to three months if stored in an airtight container. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Store in an airtight tin for up to two weeks. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Shake well and store in an airtight jar. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They will keep for five days in an airtight container. The Sun (2013)Allow to cool and keep in an airtight tin. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Prepare it in advance and store it in an airtight jar. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These will keep crispy for two or three days in an airtight container. The Sun (2014)Mix in the turmeric and store in an airtight jar. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The meringues will keep in an airtight container for up to a week. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The meringues can be kept in an airtight container for two weeks. The Sun (2014)Store in an airtight container in the fridge for up to a week. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Store in an airtight container in the fridge. Sally Gunnell, Kathryn Leigh BE YOUR BEST: How Anyone can become Fit, Healthy and Confident (2002)Use straight away or keep in an airtight glass jar in the fridge for a week or so. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is in an airtight tin. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Use them straightaway or put them in a lidded jar or airtight container along with just a few tablespoons of the syrup. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Plastic and airtight tins cause cakes to sweat, leading to peeling. The Sun (2014)When cool, store in airtight jar. Times, Sunday Times (2015)My pots are washed and stacked, the fertilisers are in an airtight tin and the pest sprays are good to go. The Sun (2009)

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Translations for 'airtight'

British English: airtight /ˈɛəˌtaɪt/ ADJECTIVE
If a container is airtight, its lid fits so tightly that no air can get in or out.
Store the biscuits in an airtight container.
  • American English: airtight
  • Arabic: سَدُود لِلهَوَاء
  • Brazilian Portuguese: hermético
  • Chinese: 密封的
  • Croatian: hermetičan
  • Czech: vzduchotěsný
  • Danish: lufttæt
  • Dutch: luchtdicht
  • European Spanish: hermético
  • Finnish: ilmatiivis
  • French: hermétique
  • German: luftdicht
  • Greek: αεροστεγής
  • Italian: ermetico
  • Japanese: 気密の
  • Korean: 밀폐된
  • Norwegian: lufttett
  • Polish: hermetyczny
  • European Portuguese: estanque
  • Romanian: ermeticetanș
  • Russian: воздухонепроницаемый
  • Spanish: hermético
  • Swedish: lufttät
  • Thai: ที่ผนึกแน่นไม่ให้อากาศเข้า
  • Turkish: vakumlanmış
  • Ukrainian: герметичний
  • Vietnamese: kín hơi

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