There are 2 translations of tie up in Spanish:

tie up

  • 1v + o + adv, v + adv + o 1.1 [shoelaces/parcel/animal] atar, amarrar (AmL exc RPl) ; [boat] amarrar to tie sth/sb up to sth atar or (AmL exc RPl) amarrar algo/a algn a algo to tie up loose ends atar cabos sueltos 1.2 (keep busy) to be tied up she's tied up with a customer just now en este momento está ocupada atendiendo a un cliente I'll be even more tied up tomorrow mañana voy a estar aún más ocupado or atareado 1.3 (make unavailable) [capital/assets] inmovilizar* all our money is tied up in property todo nuestro dinero está invertido or metido en bienes raíces 1.4 (impede) (AmE) [traffic/production/project] paralizar*, parar 1.5 (finalize) (BrE) [deal] cerrar*; [arrangements] finalizar* I had to get everything tied up before I left tuve que dejarlo todo arreglado antes de irme 1.6 (connect) to be tied up with sth estar* ligado a or relacionado con algo
  • 2v + adv 2.1 (moor) [Naut] atracar* 2.2 (be linked) to tie up with sth estar* relacionado (con algo), estar* ligado (a algo)
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There are 2 translations of tie up in Spanish:

tie-up

Pronunciation: /ˈtaɪʌp/

n

  • 1 1.1 (connection) conexión (f)
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    • Four Labour councillors and senior officers are looking into a proposed tie-up with a commercial organisation to take over some support services.
    • The Football Association says that the money will be invested in the game's grass roots but traditionalists argue that commercial tie-ups like this devalue this venerable institution.
    • Last week's announcement of a commercial tie-up between Manchester United and the Yankees was yet another indication of the way football is heading.
    1.2 [Busn] acuerdo (m) (para un proyecto conjunto) 1.3 [Rad] [TV] hookup
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    • As a result of the new tie-up, it is launching a new broadband service for £16.99 a month.
  • 2 (stoppage, jam) (AmE) embotellamiento (m)
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    • But he cautioned there will always be traffic tie-ups as long as drivers continue to slow down in tunnels.
    • No one was injured, but the traffic tie-up from this accident went on for miles.
    • Traffic tie-ups and winter weather are delaying travelers heading home for the holiday.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.