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tie up <i>v.</i> (<i>UK Und.</i>)

Jonathon Green

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

Published by Chambers Harrap Publishers

Published in print January 2010 |
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199829941

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to abandon, to give up, e.g. tie up prigging, to give up one's criminal life, to become honest.

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Reference Entry.  137 words. 

Subjects: Language Reference

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