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tie sb up

(FASTENED)
捆绑
phrasal verb with tie /taɪ/ verb ( present tense tying, past tense and past participle tied)
to make a person unable to move by tying a rope or something similar around their body or part of their body
把(某人)捆绑起来
The burglars had tied him up (to the bed).
窃贼们把他绑了起来(窃贼们把他绑在了床上)。
Fastening and tying
Translations of “tie sb up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 捆綁, 把(某人)捆綁起來…
(Definition of tie sb up phrasal verb, verb (FASTENED) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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