What does tying mean?

Definitions for tying
ˈtaɪ ɪŋty·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tying, ligature(noun)

    the act of tying or binding things together


  1. tying(Noun)

    Action of the verb to tie; ligature.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tying

    of Tie

  2. Tying

    p. pr. of Tie

  3. Tying(noun)

    the act or process of washing ores in a buddle


  1. Tying

    Tying is the practice of selling one product or service as a mandatory addition to the purchase of a different product or service. In legal terms, a tying sale makes the sale of one good to the de facto customer conditional on the purchase of a second distinctive good. Tying is often illegal when the products are not naturally related. It relates to freebie marketing as a common method of giving away one item to ensure a continual flow of sales of another related item. Some kinds of tying, especially by contract, have historically been regarded as anti-competitive practices. The basic idea is that consumers are harmed by being forced to buy an undesired good in order to purchase a good they actually want, and so would prefer that the goods be sold separately. The company doing this bundling may have a significantly large market share so that it may impose the tie on consumers, despite the forces of market competition. The tie may also harm other companies in the market for the tied good, or who sell only single components.

How to pronounce tying?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say tying in sign language?

  1. tying


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tying in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of tying in a Sentence

  1. Raymond Tshibanda:

    They have been tying it to elections.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Science is our only hope to be the 'Holy Rope' tying man to the existence.

  3. Greg Wetstone:

    It creates controversy and complexity, tying this to issues that are not in our sphere.

  4. Barbara Boxer:

    There's no longer language in the bill tying extraneous issues (to the bill). That would be a deal breaker.

  5. Emanuel Skarlatos:

    I came in at the end of it all and I guess I just helped to get the guy under control, we ended up by tying him up.

Images & Illustrations of tying

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