tie-in
noun Date: 1925 1. something that ties in, relates, or connects especially in a promotional campaign 2. a book that inspired or was inspired by a motion picture or television program

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  • tie-in — ˈtie in noun [countable] MARKETING 1. a product such as a record, book, or toy that is connected with a new film, TV show etc: • Many of the books in the bestseller lists are TV tie ins. 2. a way of Promoting (= attracting people s attention to)… …   Financial and business terms

  • tie-in — tie′ in adj. 1) designating a sale in which the buyer, in order to get the item desired, must also purchase one or more other items 2) pertaining to two or more products advertised or sold together 3) a marketing strategy or campaign in which… …   From formal English to slang

  • Tie-in — [tai |in] das; s, s <zu engl. to tie in »zu etw. passen«> kleines Werbegeschenk [in Spielzeug od. Süßigkeitsverpackungen]; vgl. ↑Give away …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • tie-in — index relation (connection), relevance Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 tie in …   Law dictionary

  • tie-in — n a product such as a record, book, or toy that is related to a new film, TV show etc …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • tie-in — tie ,in noun count a product such as a toy or book connected with a successful movie or television program …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Tie-in — This article is about the commercial release of a product or work related to another work. For the term used with respect to collegiate football in the United States, see Automatic bids to college bowl games. For the road term, see On ramp. A tie …   Wikipedia

  • tie in — UK US tie in Phrasal Verb with tie({{}}/taɪ/ verb (tying, tied, tied) ► [I or T] MARKETING to plan something so that it happens as part of another activity: tie in with sth »The product launch date was set to tie in with the movie release. tie… …   Financial and business terms

  • tie-in — /tuy in /, adj. 1. pertaining to or designating a sale in which the buyer in order to get the item desired must also purchase one or more other, usually undesired, items. 2. of or pertaining to two or more products advertised, marketed, or sold… …   Universalium

  • tie in — Synonyms and related words: accord, act in concert, act together, addition, adjunct, affairs, affect, affiliate, affiliation, affinity, agglomeration, agglutination, aggregation, alignment, alliance, ally, amalgamate, amalgamation, answer to,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Tie-in — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar …   Wikipedia Español

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