Definitions For Tie


  • A fastener that serves to join or connect
  • Neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the front
  • A cord (or string or ribbon or wire etc.) with which something is tied
  • A horizontal beam used to prevent two other structural members from spreading apart or separating
  • One of the cross braces that support the rails on a railway track
  • (music) a slur over two notes of the same pitch; indicates that the note is to be sustained for their combined time value
  • The finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided
  • A social or business relationship
  • Equality of score in a contest
  • To attach (someone or something) tosomething with a string, rope, etc.
  • To pass (something, such as a string, ribbon, or rope) around itself in a way that attaches it to something or holds it in place : to make a knot or bow in (something)
  • To close or hold (something) with a string, rope, etc., that is attached to it or wrapped around it


  • Form a knot or bow in
  • Limit or restrict to
  • Finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.
  • Fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord
  • Connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces
  • Unite musical notes by a tie
  • Make by tying pieces together
  • Perform a marriage ceremony
  • Create social or emotional ties
  • A piece of string, ribbon, cord, etc., that is used for fastening, joining, or closing something
  • Something (such as an idea, interest, experience, or feeling) that is shared by people or groups and that forms a connection between them
  • A responsibility that limits a person's freedom to do other things

Is Tie a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Tie is worth 3 points in Scrabble and 3 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Tie in a Sentence

  • His kidnappers tied him to a chair.
  • She tied a scarf around her neck.
  • She tied knots in the rope.
  • He was wearing a suit and tie.
  • You have a spot on your tie.
  • The pants have a tie at the top.

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Antonyms for Tie

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