neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the front; "he stood in front of the mirror tightening his necktie"; "he wore a vest and tie"
limit or restrict to; "I am tied to UNIX"; "These big jets are tied to large airports"
equality of score in a contest
finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.; "The teams drew a tie"
fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord; "They tied their victim to the chair"
connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces; "Can you connect the two loudspeakers?"; "Tie the ropes together"; "Link arms"
unite musical notes by a tie
make by tying pieces together; "The fishermen tied their flies"
perform a marriage ceremony; "The minister married us on Saturday"; "We were wed the following week"; "The couple got spliced on Hawaii"
create social or emotional ties; "The grandparents want to bond with the child"
a fastener that serves to join or connect; "the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction"