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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “tie sth up”

tie sth up

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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
佔用(常指資金、產業等)
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。
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(Definition of tie sth up phrasal verb, verb (NOT AVAILABLE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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