fasten with ropes or string
cause to be connected or dependent in some way
be equal to an opponent in a competition
a band of cloth worn round the neck inside a shirt collar and tied in a knot at the front
a cord, string, etc., used for fastening sth
sth that unites; bond
sth that takes one's attention and limit one's freedom
a game, election, etc., in which each competitor gains an exactly equal number of points, votes, etc.; draw
sports between two or a group of competing teams or players
"he stood in front of the mirror tightening his necktie"
"he wore a vest and tie"
"a valuable financial affiliation"
"he was sorry he had to sever his ties with other members of the team"
"many close associations with England"
"he nailed the rafters together with a tie beam"
"the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction"
"the game ended in a draw"
"their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie"
"the British call a railroad tie a sleeper"
"he needed a tie for the packages"
"They tied their victim to the chair"
"The teams drew a tie"
"I am tied to UNIX"
"These big jets are tied to large airports"
"Can you connect the two loudspeakers?"
"Tie the ropes together"
"tie a necktie"
"The grandparents want to bond with the child"
"The minister married us on Saturday"
"We were wed the following week"
"The couple got spliced on Hawaii"
"The fishermen tied their flies"
Great formal wigs, with a tie behind.
Secure the tree to the support with two..ties.
One end of the rope may be tied to a tree.
They tied my hands together behind my back.
出自： I. McEwan
Foster..had..tied his horse to the hitching rail.
出自： R. J. Conley
Her hair is silver and she ties it back with a green ribbon.
出自： D. Levy
Tie the gate back—it keeps banging to and fro in the wind.
Help me to tie the branch down.
She doesn't want children because she says they tie her down.
We tied down the rest of the enemy brigade with small forces.
You'd better tie him down to a definite promise, otherwise he may not do anything about it.
The care of the baby naturally tied her down so that she was not so active socially as before.
I don't want to tie you down in any way.
He was tied down to his job.
She is tied down at home with the children sick.
He can't come yet; he's still tied down with his work.
Take it easy. You are not tied down to a date.
Two actresses tied for the Best Actress award .
They tied for the first place in the examination.
What the culprit confessed to didn't tie in with the facts the police collected in their investigations.
This evidence ties in very well with the picture which detectives have already built up.
His beliefs didn't seem to tie in at all with reality.
The police found a fact that might tie in with the murder case.
Where does this line tie in with the main circuit?
这条线在哪里跟主线路连接在一起呢? tie sth ⇔ in with sth
The teacher tied in what he said with the vocabulary in the previous lesson.
They tied in their holiday arrangements with their work programme.
The illustrations were cleverly tied in with the text.
Decisions about trade agreements are often tied in with political considerations.
His shoes were tied on with old bits of string.
Tie the tree to the top of the stick.
We tied this letter to a brick and threw it over the railing.
我们把信系在砖上,然后抛过栏杆去。 tie sb to sth/v-ing
The weather tied him to the house.
Even after he grew up he was still tied to his mother's apron strings.
I'm sorry,I'm tied to working in the office.
那两个年轻人的口供一致吗? tie sb/sth ⇔ together
Mutual interests tied us together.
They tied his arms together behind his back.
Let's tie his feet together so that he won't escape.
The salesgirl tied them together with string.
The sticks are tied together.
We tied up at the riverside.
The ships tied up at Qingdao.
轮船停靠在青岛港。 tie sth ⇔ up
At that time, our ship was tied up at Shanghai.
当时我们的船停靠在上海。 tie sth ⇔ up
The owner tied up the dog during the day.
Some are tying up the bundles. Others are carrying them to the threshing ground.
Would you please tie up this package with a piece of string?
Tie the paintbrushes up into bundles and put them away carefully.
Hurry up. Tie up your shoelaces; we are late.
The package wasn't tied up securely and came apart while in the mail.
这个包裹没包扎紧,在邮递途中散开了。 tie sth ⇔ up
The strike tied up the factory.
The accident tied up all traffic along the highway for more than an hour.
The crash of the two trucks tied up all traffic in the centre of town.
The enemy's offensive was being tied up.
当时敌人的进攻正受到遏制。 tie sb/sth ⇔ up
This work will tie me up for a fortnight.
He tied up the phone for an hour.
I'm sorry I won't be able to attend your lecture.I'm really tied up at the moment.
The telephone has been tied up all morning with unnecessary calls.
Her money is tied up in securities and is not available to her at present.
Most of the family money is tied up in land.
Our company has tied up with another firm to support the project.
This ties up with what you were told before.
这和以前有人告诉你的事密切相关。 tie sb/sth ⇔ up with sb/sth
The police are trying to tie up his escape from prison with the murder.
The two companies are closely tied up with each other.
Shall I tie all these things together with string?
The package came tied with a red ribbon.
包裹来了,是用一根红丝带捆扎的。 tie with sb
Bill tied with Margaret for the first place.
Our team tied with theirs in athletics.
误 The dog was tied on the gate.
正 The dog was tied to the gate.
误 He is tied with his work.
正 He is tied to his work.
析 表示“将…拴在〔系在〕…上”须用tie...to...结构,介词to不能改用 with或on。