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tie sb in

phrasal verb with tie uk   us   /taɪ/ verb (tying, tied, tied)
FINANCE to make ​peopleagree to particular ​conditions when they ​borrow, ​invest, or ​buy a ​product, especially ​relating to the ​minimumperiod of ​time the ​agreement can last: tie sb in Watch out for ​bonusaccounts that ​tie you in after the ​bonusperiod.tie sb in with sth Fixed-rate ​mortgages usually ​tie borrowers in with early ​repaymentcharges.tie sb in for sth You need to know your ​mortgagerate and how ​long you are ​tied in for.
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