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tie

tie

 
 
pronunciation:
taI
parts of speech:
noun, verb
phrases:
tie up
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the short form of necktie.
He wears a tie to work.
 
synonyms:
necktie
definition 2: a condition in which each competitor in a game or race has the same number of points.
Our team finally won the game when we broke the tie.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: tied, ties, tying
definition: to fasten with something like a string or rope.
He tied the boat to the dock.She tied her hair back with a ribbon.
synonyms:
bind
antonyms:
untie
similar words:
attach, fasten, lace
phrase: tie up
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