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English definition of “tie (sth) in”

tie (sth) in

phrasal verb with tie     /taɪ/ verb (present participle tying, past tense and past participle tied)
When ideas or statements tie in, they agree or are closely connected, and if you tie them in, you make them agree or connect closely: I can't tie in what he said today with what he told me last week.Linking and relatingRegarding and concerning
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