Tie

  • 81 tie-up — noun 1. 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 • Syn: ↑affiliation, ↑association, ↑tie • …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 82 tie-up — /tuy up /, n. 1. a temporary stoppage or slowing of business, traffic, telephone service, etc., as due to a strike, storm, or accident. 2. the act or state of tying up or the state of being tied up. 3. an involvement, connection, or entanglement …

    Universalium

  • 83 tie — • reitti, kulkureitti, kulkyväylä, latu, polku, rata, tie, ura, väylä, yhteys • polku, tie, ura • tie, katu, kuja …

    Suomi sanakirja synonyymejä

  • 84 tie-in — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms tie in : singular tie in plural tie ins business a product such as a toy or a book that is connected with a successful film or television programme …

    English dictionary

  • 85 tie-in — noun a fastener that serves to join or connect (Freq. 1) the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction • Syn: ↑link, ↑linkup, ↑tie • Derivationally related forms: ↑tie ( …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 86 tie-on — adjective fastened by tying on tie on labels • Similar to: ↑attachable * * * ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: from tie on, v. : fastened with ties or by tying on : designed to be used or worn tied on or over something else variations of a …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 87 tie up — {v. phr.} 1. To show or stop the movement or action of; hinder; tangle. * /The crash of the two trucks tied up all traffic in the center of town./ * /The strike tied up the factory./ 2. To take all the time of. * /The meeting will tie the… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 88 tie-up — {n.} A congestion; a stoppage of the normal flow of traffic, business or correspondence. * /There was a two hour traffic tie up on the highway./ * /No pay checks were delivered because of the mail service tie up./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 89 tie up — {v. phr.} 1. To show or stop the movement or action of; hinder; tangle. * /The crash of the two trucks tied up all traffic in the center of town./ * /The strike tied up the factory./ 2. To take all the time of. * /The meeting will tie the… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 90 tie-up — {n.} A congestion; a stoppage of the normal flow of traffic, business or correspondence. * /There was a two hour traffic tie up on the highway./ * /No pay checks were delivered because of the mail service tie up./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 91 tie sb up — UK US tie sb up Phrasal Verb with tie({{}}/taɪ/ verb (tying, tied, tied) ► if someone is tied up, they are busy and not available: »The CEO will be tied up in a meeting all day …

    Financial and business terms

  • 92 tie-in — n. (colloq.) relation a tie in between; with * * * [ taɪɪn] with (colloq.) [ relation ] a tie in between …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 93 tie — [OE] Tie comes from a prehistoric Germanic *taugian. This was derived from the base *taukh , *teuk ‘pull’ (source also of English team and tug and closely related to tow). And this in turn went back to Indo European *deuk , which also produced… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 94 tie\ up — v. phr. 1. To show or stop the movement or action of; hinder; tangle. The crash of the two trucks tied up all traffic in the center of town. The strike tied up the factory. 2. To take all the time of. The meeting will tie the President up until… …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 95 tie-up — noun A congestion; a stoppage of the normal flow of traffic, business or correspondence. There was a two hour traffic tie up on the highway. No pay checks were delivered because of the mail service tie up …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 96 tie-up — / taɪ ʌp/ noun a link or connection ● The company has a tie up with a German distributor. (NOTE: plural is tie ups) …

    Marketing dictionary in english

  • 97 tie —  1. n. That which restricts one s freedom.  2. tie in with Conform with. Be appropriately related to. Link up with. (Of plans, etc.)    ♣ Do my arrangements tie in with yours? Tied to apron strings Under the domination of a woman (usu. wife or… …

    A concise dictionary of English slang

  • 98 tie-up — / taɪ ʌp/ noun a link or connection ● The company has a tie up with a German distributor. (NOTE: The plural is tie ups.) …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 99 tie — 1. verb To bind 2. noun When, at an election, neither candidate receives a majority of the votes cast, but each has the same number, there is said to be a tie. Exists also when the number of votes cast in favor of any measure, in a legislative or …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 100 tie — Noun: One of the wooden timbers upon which the rails of a railroad track are laid. Something that binds. A necktie. Verb: To fasten things together, as with a string, cord, or wire. To equal another in a contest in reference to points, scores,… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary