1. a fastener that serves to join or connect 2. neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn under a collar and tied in knot at the front
Example : I stood in front of the mirror tightening my necktie.
3. a horizontal beam used to prevent two other structural members from spreading apart or separating
Example : I nailed the rafters together with a tie beam.
4. one of the cross braces that support the rails on a railway track
Example : the British call a railroad tie a sleeper
5. the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided 6. a social or business relationship 7. finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.
Example : The teams drew a tie
8. fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord
Example : They tied their victim to the chair
9. connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces 10. perform a marriage ceremony 11. create social or emotional ties 12. a cord, string, ribbon, wire etc. with which something is tied
Example : We needed a tie for the packages.
13. (music) a slur over two notes of the same pitch 14. equality of score in a contest 15. form a knot or bow in
Example : tie a necktie
16. limit or restrict to
Example : I am tied to UNIX
17. unite musical notes by a tie 18. make by tying pieces together
Example : The fishermen tied their flies
Translation for "tie"
tie meaning in Spanish : Corbata tie meaning in German : Krawatte tie meaning in Japanese : ネクタイ tie meaning in Turkish : kravat tie meaning in Chinese : 领带 tie meaning in Arabic : ربطة عنق tie meaning in Polish : wiązanie tie meaning in Hindi : टाई tie meaning in French : attacher tie meaning in Russian : галстук tie meaning in Tamil : டை tie meaning in Telugu : టై