English dictionary definition of:

tie


Noun

  • neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the front
  • a social or business relationship
  • equality of score in a contest
  • a horizontal beam used to prevent two other structural members from spreading apart or separating
  • a fastener that serves to join or connect
  • the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided
  • (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
  • a cord (or string or ribbon or wire etc.) with which something is tied

Verb

  • fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord
  • finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.
  • limit or restrict to
  • connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces
  • form a knot or bow in
  • create social or emotional ties
  • perform a marriage ceremony
  • make by tying pieces together
  • unite musical notes by a tie

Thesaurus

affiliation   association   attach   bind   bond   connect   crosstie   draw   link   linkup   marry   necktie   sleeper   splice   standoff   tie-in   tie-up   wed  

Other Spellzone word lists: Clothes, accessories
Clothes, verbs

Scrabble score for tie


Scrabble score = 3

generated at 13:56:30 on 12-03-20

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