tie englannista suomeksi
A tie, a piece of wire embedded in paper, strip of plastic with ratchets, or similar object which is wound around something and tightened.
A strong connection between people or groups of people.
1866, (w), ''The Prince and the Page''
- No distance breaks the tie of blood.
2004, Peter Bondanella, ''Hollywood Italians: Dagos, Palookas, Romeos, Wise Guys, and Sopranos'', chapter 4, (gbooks):
- The film ends with the colorful deaths of Nico's enemies after he thwarts their attempts to assassinate a U.S. Senator investigating ties between drug dealers and the CIA.
A structural member firmly holding two pieces together.
The situation in which two or more participants in a competition are placed equally.
An equalizer, a run, goal, point, etc which causes participants in a competition to be placed equally or have the same score(s).
2010, Scott Glabb, ''A Saint in the City: Coaching At-risk Kids to Be Champions'', Tate Publishing ((ISBN)), page 146:
- I thought José was still a point down. I thought he needed another takedown to tie and pull ahead, so I ordered José to let his man up. I looked up too late, realizing that José already scored a tie. By that point, the New Jersey champion got his ...
1971, Budapress News Service, ''Budapress Bulletin'', volume 10, issues 27-52, page 8:
- (..) game in the championships shouldering a vast disadvantage and was in due course defeated by Egyetértés, one of the newcomers in the first league. Eger, the other novice in the championships, also took off successfully scoring a tie with the Ruha ETO.
A meeting between two players or teams in a competition.
(senseid) A curved line connecting two notes of the same pitch denoting that they should be played as a single note with the combined length of both notes.
One or more equal values or sets of equal values in the data set.
A connection between two vertices.
*1751, (w), ''The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle'', I.13:
- He ordered his boarders and apartments to be dished out for the occasion, spared no pains in adorning his own person, and in particular employed a whole hour in adjusting a voluminous tye, in which he proposed to make his appearance.
To form (a knot or the like) in a string or the like.
(RQ:Fairfax Godfrey of Bulloign)
- In bond of virtuous love together tied.
To secure (something) by string or the like.
- Not tied to rules of policy, you find / Revenge less sweet than a forgiving mind.
To have the same score or position as (another) in a competition or ordering.
1929, ''Collier's'' (volume 84, page 56)
- (..) It seems they have sort of betrothal teas — can you tie it?""Heavens!" said Mary (..)
1940, ''Woman's Home Companion'' (volume 67, issues 1-4, page 134)
- As the door slammed Pete turned to Hally, fuming. "Can you tie that? A little twopenny cold frightening him off."
2000, Larry Wall, Tom Christiansen, Jon Orwant, ''Programming Perl: 3rd Edition'' (page 814)
- So, a class for tying a hash to an ISAM implementation might provide an extra method to traverse a set of keys sequentially (the “S” of ISAM), since your typical DBM implementation can't do that.
to be (l), fall silent
there (demonstrative correlative of location)
Iun nokton li havis strangan sonĝon. Voĉo diris al li: —Iru al Amsterdamo kaj tie sur la Papen-ponto vi trovos trezoron.
''One night he had a strange dream. A voice told him: "Go to Amsterdam and there over the Papen-bridge you will find a treasure.''
those; (lv-inflection of)
(nonstandard spelling of)
to become quiet, stop talking
to be quiet