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

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe stood in front of the mirror tightening his necktie.
He wore a vest and tie.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)necktie

Mindre specifikke termerneckwear

Mere specifikke termerbola, bola tie, bolo, bolo tie, bow tie, bow-tie, bowtie, four-in-hand, old school tie, string tie, Windsor tie

2. tie (om tilstand) a social or business relationship

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA valuable financial affiliation.
He was sorry he had to sever his ties with other members of the team.
Many close associations with England.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)affiliation, association, tie-up

Mindre specifikke termerrelationship

3. tie (om tilstand) equality of score in a contest

Mindre specifikke termerequality, equation, equivalence, par

Mere specifikke termerdeuce

4. tie (om genstand) a horizontal beam used to prevent two other structural members from spreading apart or separating

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe nailed the rafters together with a tie beam.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)tie beam

Mindre specifikke termerbeam

5. tie (om genstand) a fastener that serves to join or connect

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)link, linkup, tie-in

Mindre specifikke termerfastener, fastening, fixing, holdfast

Mere specifikke termerbridge, nosepiece

6. tie (om begivenhed) the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe game ended in a draw.
Their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)draw, standoff

Mindre specifikke termerfinish

Mere specifikke termerdead heat, stalemate

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

Mindre specifikke termerslur

Overordnet emneområdemusic

8. tie (om genstand) one of the cross braces that support the rails on a railway track

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe British call a railroad tie a sleeper.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crosstie, railroad tie, sleeper

Mindre specifikke termerbrace, bracing

Omfatter disse overordnede termerrailroad, railroad track, railway

9. tie (om genstand) a cord (or string or ribbon or wire etc.) with which something is tied

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe needed a tie for the packages.

Mindre specifikke termercord

Mere specifikke termerdrawing string, drawstring, string

Engelsk udsagnsord: tie

1. tie (om relation) fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey tied their victim to the chair.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bind

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s something to somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP

Mindre specifikke termerfasten, fix, secure

Mere specifikke termerband, bind off, cord, gag, knot, lace, lace up, lash, lash together, leash, loop, muzzle, retie, rope, strap, tie up, truss

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)unbrace, unlace, untie

2. tie (om konkurrence) finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe teams drew a tie.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)draw

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termerequal, equalise, equalize, equate, match

Kan forårsageplay

3. tie (om ændring) limit or restrict to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI am tied to UNIX.
These big jets are tied to large airports.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP

Mindre specifikke termerbound, confine, limit, restrain, restrict, throttle, trammel

4. tie (om relation) connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCan you connect the two loudspeakers?.
Tie the ropes together.
Link arms.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)connect, link, link up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP

Mere specifikke termerattach, bridge, bridge over, bring together, conjoin, daisy-chain, ground, hang together, hitch, interconnect, interdepend, interlink, join, join, put through, tee, tie

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)disconnect

5. tie (om ændring) form a knot or bow in

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTie a necktie.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerform, shape

6. tie (om adfærd) create social or emotional ties

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe grandparents want to bond with the child.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)attach, bind, bond

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerrelate

Mere specifikke termerbefriend, fixate

7. tie (om adfærd) perform a marriage ceremony

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe minister married us on Saturday.
We were wed the following week.
The couple got spliced on Hawaii.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)marry, splice, wed

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerofficiate

Mere specifikke termersolemnise, solemnize

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningconjoin, espouse, get hitched with, get married, hook up with, marry, wed

8. tie (om tilvejebringelse) make by tying pieces together

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe fishermen tied their flies.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerfashion, forge

9. tie (om relation) unite musical notes by a tie

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerconnect, link, link up, tie

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