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Engelsk navneord: tie

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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