What is Run a tight ship?
Run a tight ship definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
a vessel, especially a large oceangoing one propelled by sails or engines.
Nautical. a sailing vessel square-rigged on all of three or more masts, having jibs, staysails, and a spanker on the aftermost mast.Now Rare. a bark having more than three masts.Compare shipentine.
the crew and, sometimes, the passengers of a vessel: The captain gave the ship shore leave.
an airship, airplane, or spacecraft.
verb (used with object), shipped, ship