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Synonyms for tie



do up




tie in with something: link


  • link
  • relate to
  • connect
  • be relevant to
  • come in to
  • have bearing on

tie in with something: fit in with


  • fit in with
  • coincide with
  • coordinate with
  • harmonize with
  • occur simultaneously with

tie someone down


tie something or someone up


tie something up: secure

tie something up: conclude

tie something up: commit


  • commit
  • invest something long-term
  • make something unavailable

Synonyms for tie

to make fast or firmly fixed, as by means of a cord or rope

to restrict the activity or free movement of

to do or make something equal to

tie up: to make fast or firmly fixed, as by means of a cord or rope

tie up: to cause to cease regular activity

tie up: to cause to be busy or in use

that which unites or binds

an equality of scores, votes, or performances in a contest

Synonyms for tie

neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the front

a social or business relationship

equality of score in a contest

a horizontal beam used to prevent two other structural members from spreading apart or separating


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a fastener that serves to join or connect

the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided

(music) a slur over two notes of the same pitch

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one of the cross braces that support the rails on a railway track

a cord (or string or ribbon or wire etc.) with which something is tied

finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.

limit or restrict to

form a knot or bow in

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create social or emotional ties

make by tying pieces together

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unite musical notes by a tie

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First put it on your head, then criss-cross its loose ends under your chin, and loosely tie them behind the neck.
He summed up his point of view simply (and with a chuckle): "Wearing a tie means you are part of the elite and not the mob."
Wooster's conclusion is indeed pessimistic in suggesting that "classic" TIE is a historic (that is, lost) art form.
John Bercow clearly thinks by saying "bye to the tie" our MPs will still command the same level of reverence.
Another classic pairing, the black shirt and black tie combo will always be a favorite; but you can spruce up your black shirt with a gray tie for a still elegant but punchier combo.
Ties have been a part of Major League Baseball history since the beginning.
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It is imperative that the tie is correctly positioned to ensure that any water in contact with the tie does not reach the inside skin.
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