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tying up

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

The act of tying page cord round a page, or other unit, of composed type to secure it in place until it is surrounded with furniture in the chase, or to store it for future use.

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tie up v.

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 71 words.

1 to defeat or disable in a contest; thus tie-up n., a defeat.

1818 Sporting Mag. II 11: [implied] He

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tie up v. (UK Und.)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 137 words.

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

1760

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tie-up n. (UK Und.)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 77 words.

an act of burglary during the day that requires tying up the occupants.

1998 J. Hoskison Inside 206: Recently I

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tie-up n. (US Und.)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 126 words.

connection, association.

1929 C. Coe Hooch! 120: What's the tie-up between Dopey Hillar an' Swinnerton? 1937 W.M. Rainenull...

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Ties and Teams in Start-up

D. Hugh Whittaker.

in Comparative Entrepreneurship

March 2009; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Business. 5291 words.

Social relations involved in entrepreneurship are best explained in terms of networks because networks are needed to secure resources, to access customers and markets, and to reinforce...

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tying up

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

The act of tying page cord round a page, or other unit, of composed type to secure it in place until it is surrounded with furniture in the chase, or to store it for future use.

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tying up

Edited by Michael F. Suarez and H. R. Woudhuysen.

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 38 words.

The act of tying *page cord round a page, or other unit, of composed type to secure it in place

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“Caught Up”: How Urban Violence and Peer Ties Contribute to High School Noncompletion

Maria G. Rendón.

in Social Problems

February 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. 0 words.

While research shows growing up in urban neighborhoods increases the likelihood of not completing high school, it remains unclear what mechanism facilitates this process and why some youth...

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tie-up

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

N. a place for mooring a boat.

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tied up adj.

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 629 words.

1 (also tied) married.

c.1621 Beaumont & Fletcher Wild-Goose Chase IV i: I heartily desire this courtesy…

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tied up adj.

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 33 words.

1 hanged.

1923 J. Manchon Le Slang.

2 dressed.

1933 Butler & Driscoll Dock Wallopernull...

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tie up v.

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 698 words.

1 to get a woman pregnant.

1984 Partridge DSUE (8th edn) 1231: C.19–early 20.

2 to perform a marriage ceremony,

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All tied up

John Hobson.

in Occupational Medicine

July 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 495 words.

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dog tied up

G. A. Wilkes.

in Stunned Mullets & Two-pot Screamers: A Dictionary of Australian Colloquialisms

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 81 words.

See quots 1906 A. B. Paterson An Outback Marriage 178: ‘Paddy’s ’ad a dorg tied hup ’ere (ie. an account

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tie-up (fence)

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 4 words.

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tied-up adj

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 5 words.

ˈtǝɪd-ˌɤp

sp tyde-vp1

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tie-up

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 8 words.

n. a place for mooring a boat.

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tie-up n. (drugs)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 47 words.

the rubber tube, handkerchief, string or other object used for tying off a vein before injecting narcotics.

1953William

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tie up v. (US drugs)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 168 words.

to tie a rubber tube or similar ligature around the arm in order to make a vein prominent prior to

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tying-up n. (Aus.)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 40 words.

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