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How to use tied in a sentence

He was given no reply save a muttered curse, a command to hold his tongue, and an angry tug at his tied arms.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
But they have tied their credit system in the bonds of narrow banking laws and their trade in those of a cramping tariff.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
A curious incident: during the night a Fleet-sweeper tied up alongside, full of wounded, chiefly Australians.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
As I came near the house, the dogs began to bark, just as I discovered my horse tied to a tree.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
You had tied me down too tightly, my Barbiche; my instructions were to obtain a meeting at any price.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
And now other lassos are drawn tightly around that magnificent head and the animal is tied to the stout trunk of a tree.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
A handkerchief, once red, with polka spots, contained a ragged flannel shirt and a stocking-heel tied with a piece of tape.
A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD
Our horses, which we had picketed in the open overnight, we saddled and tied out of sight in the brush.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The Brevos (figs) are also tied up while green, and and tightly pressed.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Piegan turned on the instant and ran to where we had tied our horses; but they stood quietly as we had left them.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO TIED

  • balanced
  • coequal
  • comparable
  • coterminous
  • drawn
  • equal
  • equivalent
  • even-steven
  • exact
  • fifty-fifty
  • horse to horse
  • identical
  • level
  • matching
  • neck and neck
  • on a par
  • parallel
  • proportional
  • proportionate
  • same
  • similar
  • smack in the middle
  • square
  • tied
  • uniform
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