Translation of "tie sth up" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

tie sth up

(NOT AVAILABLE) 佔用 phrasal verb with tie /taɪ/ verb (present tense tying, past tense and past participle tied)

to cause something, often money or possessions, not to be available for use

All my money is tied up in property. 我所有的資金都投在房地產上,無法動用。
He tied up the printer all morning, printing out his reports. 他整個早上一直佔著列印機列印他的報告。

(Translation of “tie sth up phrasal verb, verb (NOT AVAILABLE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)