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English definition of “tie sth up”

tie sth up

(FASTENED) phrasal verb with tie     /taɪ/ verb (present participle tying, past tense and past participle tied)
to fasten something together using string , rope , or something similar : Could you tie up the parcel for me?Fastening and tying
(Definition of tie sth up (FASTENED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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