Translation of "tie-up" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈtaɪ.ʌp/ us /ˈtaɪ.ʌp/

mainly UK a connection or agreement that joins two things or organizations

empresa conjunta
Cambridge University Press arranged a tie-up with the German publisher Klett.

US a temporary problem that delays progress, such as too much traffic on the road

interrupción, (motivo de un) retraso
I missed my flight because of a tie-up on the interstate.

(Translation of “tie-up” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)