Tie - Crossword Clue

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BIND
CRAVAT
DEADHEAT
DRAW
KNOT
NEXUS
YOKE
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BIND
  1. cause to be constipated; "These foods tend to constipate you"
  2. form a chemical bond with; "The hydrogen binds the oxygen"
  3. something that hinders as if with bonds
  4. bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted; "He's held by a contract"; "I'll hold you by your promise"
  5. Join
  6. fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord; "They tied their victim to the chair"
  7. secure with or as if with ropes; "tie down the prisoners"; "tie up the old newspapers and bring them to the recycling shed"
  8. make fast; tie or secure, with or as if with a rope; "The Chinese would bind the feet of their women"
  9. wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose
  10. provide with a binding; "bind the books in leather"
  11. stick to firmly; "Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?"
  12. create social or emotional ties; "The grandparents want to bond with the child"
CRAVAT
  1. neckwear worn in a slipknot with long ends overlapping vertically in front
DEADHEAT
DRAW
  1. flatten, stretch, or mold metal or glass, by rolling or by pulling it through a die or by stretching; "draw steel"
  2. cause to move by pulling; "draw a wagon"; "pull a sled"
  3. pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him; "in the old days, people were drawn and quartered for certain crimes"
  4. remove the entrails of; "draw a chicken"
  5. direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes; "Her good looks attract the stares of many men"; "The ad pulled in many potential customers"; "This pianist pulls huge crowds"; "The store owner was happy that the ad drew in many new customers"
  6. require a specified depth for floating; "This boat draws 70 inches"
  7. steep; pass through a strainer; "draw pulp from the fruit"
  8. take in, also metaphorically; "The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister's words"
  9. allow a draft; "This chimney
KNOT
  1. a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
  2. 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"
  3. a hard cross-grained round piece of wood in a board where a branch emerged; "the saw buckled when it hit a knot"
  4. a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere
  5. tie or fasten into a knot; "knot the shoelaces"
  6. any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object
  7. tangle or complicate; "a ravelled story"
  8. soft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design
  9. make into knots; make knots out of; "She knotted her fingers"
  10. a tight cluster of people or things; "a small knot of women listened to his sermon"
NEXUS
  1. a connected series or group
  2. the means of connection between things linked in series
YOKE
  1. stable gear that joins two draft animals at the neck so they can work together as a team
  2. fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment
  3. a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together
  4. support consisting of a wooden frame across the shoulders that enables a person to carry buckets hanging from each end
  5. put a yoke on or join with a yoke; "Yoke the draft horses together"
  6. a pair of draft animals joined by a yoke; "pulled by a yoke of oxen"
  7. link with or as with a yoke; "yoke the oxen together"
  8. two items of the same kind
  9. become joined or linked together
  10. an oppressive power; "under the yoke of a tyrant"; "they threw off the yoke of domination"
Clue Database Last Updated: 15/10/2018 9:00am

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