tie

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  • There was a three-way tie for first place during the regular season.
  • She advanced to the final in a three-way tie for second place.
  • If a three-way tie occurred, all three teams received the first-place money.
  • To tie, take a single turn or a round turn around the post.
  • Instead, for the first and only time there was a four-way tie.
  • They often have a more or less official tie to particular schools.
  • If a two-way tie occurred, both teams received the first or second place money.
  • Therefore countries play in the country where the last tie between the teams was not held.
  • This was enough, however, to get into a four-way tie for fourth place.
  • The global financial system was mainly tied to the gold standard in this period.
  • He had begun the final round in a four-way tie for the lead.
  • This means that the difficulty of the question is not tied to its value.
  • In a three-way tie, the two remaining teams would have a shot at the question.
  • Very soon after his arrival, Born formed close ties to the latter two men.
  • The two countries had always enjoyed friendly ties and trade between each other.
  • The team was in a four-way tie for first place.
  • Three-way ties for a championship are rare, at least in the top division.
  • This is the form most commonly used for aircraft tie-down.
  • The association does not tie together two ideas, but rather physical objects.
  • The two towns over time formed close economic and social ties.
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Meaning of tie

  • noun Equality of score in a contest
  • noun A horizontal beam used to prevent two other structural members from spreading apart or separating
    he nailed the rafters together with a tie beam
  • noun (music) a slur over two notes of the same pitch; indicates that the note is to be sustained for their combined time value
  • noun One of the cross braces that support the rails on a railway track
    the British call a railroad tie a sleeper
  • noun A cord (or string or ribbon or wire etc.) with which something is tied
    he needed a tie for the packages
  • verb Fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord
    They tied their victim to the chair
  • verb Finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.
    The teams drew a tie
  • verb Limit or restrict to
    I am tied to UNIX, These big jets are tied to large airports
  • verb Form a knot or bow in
    tie a necktie
  • verb Make by tying pieces together
    The fishermen tied their flies
  • verb Unite musical notes by a tie