What does tying mean?

Definitions for tying
ˈtaɪ ɪŋty·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word tying.

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. Bill de Blasio:

    We need moments of joy now more than ever, and we won't let a pandemic get in the way of true love, to all of the couples looking forward to tying the knot, know that New York City is right here with you, throwing rice from afar.

  2. Raymond Tshibanda:

    They have been tying it to elections.

  3. Ray Conner:

    To not have that, we're just tying one hand behind our back, as far as I'm concerned, the competition is not going to back away from that kind of financing.

  4. Reza Alirezai:

    We have a story here in Abyaneh, a man and a woman come to court because they have a dispute. Then the judge sees the woman tying the man's shoelaces and he thinks the conflict has been resolved. He asks them and they say that the conflict is still ongoing, but that doesn't mean that she can't help her husband tie his shoe.

  5. John Moorlach:

    You can’t just keep tying the hands of people that are trying help out by just being obstinate about it, we’ve got to find our balance; we’ve gotta say, you know, ‘When does compassion kick in,’ more than ‘Not in my backyard.’ Because, baby, it is in your backyard. It’s on your riding trails. It’s on Fairview Park. We’ve got homeless everywhere.

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