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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “tie”


verb (FASTEN)
    /taɪ/ (present tense tying, past tense and past participle tied)
[I or T] to fasten together two ends of a piece of string or other long thin material, or to (cause to) hold together with a long, thin piece of string, material, etc.
Could you tie this piece of string for me?
This skirt ties at the waist.
She tied the ribbon tightly in a bow/knot.
I tie my hair back when it's hot.
Tie (up) your shoelaces, or you'll trip over.
Fastening and tying
be tied to sth/sb If you are tied to a job, place or person, you are forced to stay with them
I felt tied to the job while I had a mortgage to pay.
Lack of freedom to act
(Definition of tie verb (FASTEN) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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