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Boha - Tie. Bind

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Same spellings: Boha - Mandatory. Compulsory

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AntonymsChucha - Untie

Definition of tie
- Tie n
- Neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the front; "he stood in front of the mirror tightening his necktie"; "he wore a vest and tie" [syn: {necktie}]
- 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-up}]
- The finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided; "the game ended in a draw"; "their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie" [syn: {draw}, {standoff}]
- A horizontal beam used to prevent two other structural members from spreading apart or separating; "he nailed the rafters together with a tie beam" [syn: {tie beam}]
- A fastener that serves to join or link; "the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction" [syn: {link}, {linkup}, {tie-in}]
- Equality of score in a contest
- (music) a slur over two notes of the same pitch; indicates that the note is to be sustained for their combined time value
- One of the cross braces that support the rails on a railway track; "the British call a railroad tie a sleeper" [syn: {railroad tie}, {crosstie}, {sleeper}]
- A cord (or string or ribbon or wire etc.) with which something is tied; "he needed a tie for the packages" v
- Fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord; "They tied their victim to the chair" [syn: {bind}] [ant: {untie}]
- Finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.; "The teams drew a tie" [syn: {draw}]
- Limit or restrict to; "I am tied to UNIX"; "These big jets are tied to large airports"
- Connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces; "Can you connect the two loudspeakers?"; "Tie the ropes together"; "Link arms" [syn: {connect}, {link}, {link up}] [ant: {disconnect}]
- Form a knot or bow in; "tie a necktie"
- Create social or emotional ties; "The grandparents want to bond with the child" [syn: {bind}, {attach}, {bond}]
- Perform a marriage ceremony; "The minister married us on Saturday"; "We were wed the following week"; "The couple got spliced on Hawaii" [syn: {marry}, {wed}, {splice}]
- Make by tying pieces together; "The fishermen tied their flies"
- Unite musical notes by a tie [also: {tying}]
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