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tie

Pronunciation: /taɪ/

Translation of tie in French:

n

vt (p prés tying)

vi (p prés tying)

  • 1 (fasten) s'attacher
  • 2 (draw) (in match) faire match nul; (in race) être ex aequo; (in vote) obtenir le même nombre de voix

Phrasal verbs

tie back

nouer [qch] derrière [hair]

tie down

she feels tied down elle se sent coincée [fam] he doesn't want to be tied down il ne veut pas perdre sa liberté to tie sb down to sth (limit) imposer qch à qn

tie in with

concorder avec [fact, event]

tie up

ligoter [prisoner]; ficeler [parcel]; attacher [animal] 1.1 (freeze) immobiliser [capital] 1.2to be tied up (busy) être pris/-e 1.3 (finalize) conclure [deal] to tie up the loose ends régler les derniers détails

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