Tie - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Tie.

BIND
CRAVAT
DEADHEAT
DRAW
KNOT
NEXUS
YOKE
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BIND
  1. fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord; "They tied their victim to the chair"
  2. secure with or as if with ropes; "tie down the prisoners"; "tie up the old newspapers and bring them to the recycling shed"
  3. make fast; tie or secure, with or as if with a rope; "The Chinese would bind the feet of their women"
  4. wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose
  5. provide with a binding; "bind the books in leather"
  6. stick to firmly; "Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?"
  7. create social or emotional ties; "The grandparents want to bond with the child"
  8. something that hinders as if with bonds
  9. Join
  10. cause to be constipated; "These foods tend to constipate you"
  11. form a chemical bond with; "The hydrogen binds the oxygen"
  12. bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted; "He's held by a contract"; "I'll hold you by your promise"
CRAVAT
  1. neckwear worn in a slipknot with long ends overlapping vertically in front
DEADHEAT
DRAW
  1. make, formulate, or derive in the mind; "I draw a line here"; "draw a conclusion"; "draw parallels"; "make an estimate"; "What do you make of his remarks?"
  2. write a legal document or paper; "The deed was drawn in the lawyer's office"
  3. the act of drawing or hauling something; "the haul up the hill went very slowly"
  4. give a description of; "He drew an elaborate plan of attack"
  5. elicit responses, such as objections, criticism, applause, etc.; "The President's comments drew sharp criticism from the Republicans"; "The comedian drew a lot of laughter"
  6. poker in which a player can discard cards and receive substitutes from the dealer; "he played only draw and stud"
  7. choose at random; "draw a card"; "cast lots"
  8. take liquid out of a container or well; "She drew water from the barrel"
  9. (American football) the quarterback moves back as if to pass and then hands the ball to the fullback who is running toward the line of scrim
KNOT
  1. soft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design
  2. a tight cluster of people or things; "a small knot of women listened to his sermon"; "the bird had a knot of feathers forming a crest"
  3. a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
  4. something twisted and tight and swollen; "their muscles stood out in knots"; "the old man's fists were two great gnarls"; "his stomach was in knots"
  5. a hard cross-grained round piece of wood in a board where a branch emerged; "the saw buckled when it hit a knot"
  6. tie or fasten into a knot; "knot the shoelaces"
  7. tangle or complicate; "a ravelled story"
  8. make into knots; make knots out of; "She knotted her fingers"
  9. a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere
  10. any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord)
NEXUS
  1. a connected series or group
  2. the means of connection between things linked in series
YOKE
  1. put a yoke on or join with a yoke; "Yoke the draft horses together"
  2. link with or as with a yoke; "yoke the oxen together"
  3. become joined or linked together
  4. stable gear that joins two draft animals at the neck so they can work together as a team
  5. fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment
  6. a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together
  7. support consisting of a wooden frame across the shoulders that enables a person to carry buckets hanging from each end
  8. a pair of draft animals joined by a yoke; "pulled by a yoke of oxen"
  9. two items of the same kind
  10. an oppressive power; "under the yoke of a tyrant"; "they threw off the yoke of domination"
Clue Database Last Updated: 20/07/2018 9:00am

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