Die Übersetzung von "tie" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /tai/ (present participle tying, past tense, past participle tied)

(often with to, onetc) to fasten with a string, rope etc

He tied the horse to a tree
The parcel was tied with string
I don’t like this job – I hate being tied to a desk.

to fasten by knotting; to make a knot in

He tied his shoelaces.

to be joined by a knot etc

se nouer
The belt of this dress ties at the front.

to score the same number of points etc (in a game, competition etc)

être à égalité
Three people tied for first place.
be tied up

to be busy; to be involved (with)

être pris/occupé
I can’t discuss this matter just now – I’m tied up with other things.

(with with) to be connected with

être lié à
The whole affair is tied up with politics.
tie (someone) down

to limit someone’s freedom etc

Her work tied her down.
tie in/up

to be linked or joined (logically)

correspondre à
This doesn’t tie in (with what he said before).

(Die Übersetzung von "tie" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)