Term:tie

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OVERVIEW OF NOUN TIE

1) necktie, tie: neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the front; “he stood in front of the mirror tightening his necktie”; “he wore a vest and tie”

Image of tie
Image of tie

2) affiliation, association, tie, tie-up: a social or business relationship; “a valuable financial affiliation”; “he was sorry he had to sever his ties with other members of the team”; “many close associations with England”

3) draw, standoff, tie: the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided; “the game ended in a draw”; “their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie”

4) tie, tie beam: a horizontal beam used to prevent two other structural members from spreading apart or separating; “he nailed the rafters together with a tie beam

5) link, linkup, tie, tie-in: a fastener that serves to join or connect; “the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction”

6) tie: equality of score in a contest

7) tie: (music) a slur over two notes of the same pitch; indicates that the note is to be sustained for their combined time value

8) tie, railroad tie, crosstie, sleeper: one of the cross braces that support the rails on a railway track; “the British call a railroad tie a sleeper”

9) tie: a cord (or string or ribbon or wire etc.) with which something is tied; “he needed a tie for the packages”

OVERVIEW OF VERB TIE

1) tie, bind: fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord; “They tied their victim to the chair

2) tie, draw: finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.; “The teams drew a tie”

3) tie: limit or restrict to; “I am tied to UNIX”; “These big jets are tied to large airports”

4) connect, link, tie, link up: connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces; “Can you connect the two loudspeakers?”; “Tie the ropes together”; “Link arms”

5) tie: form a knot or bow in; “tie a necktie”

6) bind, tie, attach, bond: create social or emotional ties; “The grandparents want to bond with the child

7) marry, wed, tie, splice: perform a marriage ceremony; “The minister married us on Saturday”; “We were wed the following week”; “The couple got spliced on Hawaii”

8) tie: make by tying pieces together; “The fishermen tied their flies”

9) tie: unite musical notes by a tie

noun tie has 9 sense(s) (first 5 from tagged texts)


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