English dictionary



Info: This web site is based on WordNet 3.0 from Princeton University.

English noun: tie-up

1. tie-up (state) a social or business relationship


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


Synonymsaffiliation, association, tie


Broader (hypernym)relationship

2. tie-up (event) an interruption of normal activity


Synonymsstand, standstill


Broader (hypernym)halt, stop









Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2018 onlineordbog.dk