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tie (n):
a fastener that serves to join or connect
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the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction
Related Words: linklinkup
tie (n):
neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the front
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he stood in front of the mirror tightening his necktie.
he wore a vest and tie
tie (n):
a cord (or string or ribbon or wire etc.) with which something is tied
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he needed a tie for the packages
tie (n):
a horizontal beam used to prevent two other structural members from spreading apart or separating
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he nailed the rafters together with a tie beam
tie (n):
one of the cross braces that support the rails on a railway track
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the British call a railroad tie a sleeper
tie (n):
(music) a slur over two notes of the same pitch; indicates that the note is to be sustained for their combined time value
tie (n):
the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided
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the game ended in a draw.
their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie

Related Words: draw
tie (n):
a social or business relationship
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a valuable financial affiliation.
he was sorry he had to sever his ties with other members of the team.
many close associations with England

Related Words: affiliationassociation
tie (n):
equality of score in a contest
tie (v):
form a knot or bow in
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tie a necktie
tie (v):
limit or restrict to
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I am tied to UNIX.
These big jets are tied to large airports
tie (v):
finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.
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The teams drew a tie
Related Words: draw
tie (v):
fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord
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They tied their victim to the chair
Related Words: bind
tie (v):
connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces
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Can you connect the two loudspeakers?
Tie the ropes together.
Link arms

Related Words: connectlinklink up
tie (v):
unite musical notes by a tie
tie (v):
make by tying pieces together
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The fishermen tied their flies
tie (v):
perform a marriage ceremony
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The minister married us on Saturday.
We were wed the following week.
The couple got spliced on Hawaii

Related Words: marrywed
tie (v):
create social or emotional ties
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The grandparents want to bond with the child
Related Words: attachbond
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Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them

para sahte dost çeker.
If you are rich and successful, you will attract many friends, but if you should suffer hardship or have misfortune ( adversity ), your friends will quickly depart.


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