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English definition of “tie”

tie

verb [I] (FINISH EQUAL)   /tɑɪ/ (present participle tying, past tense and past participle tied)
to finish at the same time or score the same number of points as someone or something else in a competition: Jane and I tied for first place. The score is tied (up) at 3 to 3.
(Definition of tie verb (FINISH EQUAL) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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