The CEO of their firm refuses to wear a tie.
The invitation says the party is black tie. (black ties worn with tuxedos)
John examined a rack of Italian silk ties in the department store.
The girls' school uniforms were plaid skirts, knee socks, blazers and ties.
Mary has strong family ties in England.
Attending networking functions will strengthen your ties in the business community.
Their nation has severed diplomatic ties with that country.
During that century some merchants and cities were freed from feudal ties.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2
The score is currently a tie at 2 and 2.
It was a tie until the bottom of the eighth inning when Jones hit a home run.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 6
The rafters will not spread if you nail a tie between them.
The carpenter stacked a set of 4-foot oak ties against the wall.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4
The corners of the plastered walls are held together with embedded metal ties.
Mary closed up the bag of coffee with a tie.
The door of the tent can be rolled open and secured with ties.
Johnny broke a tie on his shoe.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 5
NOTE: related to Sense 3, but refers only to the final state of the game, not equality of score during some ongoing point of the game
Our team played three games last week resulting in two ties and a loss.
The game ended in a tie.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3
The tie between the two quarter notes means to play a single half note.
The score contained many dotted ties and triplets.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 7
The work crew was repairing some ties along the southbound track.
There was a pile of old railroad ties in the junkyard.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 8