tye

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See also: tyè and t'ye

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tye ‎(plural tyes)

  1. a knot; a tie
  2. (Sussex) a patch of common land, often a village green.
  3. (nautical) A chain or rope, one end of which passes through the mast, and is made fast to the center of a yard; the other end is attached to a tackle, by means of which the yard is hoisted or lowered.
  4. (mining) A trough for washing ores.
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References[edit]

  • 1748. David Hume. Enquiry concerning Human Understanding. Section 3. § 6.
    the events or actions, which the writer relates, must be connected together, by some bond or tye

Verb[edit]

tye ‎(third-person singular simple present tyes, present participle tyeing, simple past and past participle tyed)

  1. Obsolete form of tie.

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

tye

  1. plural of tyd

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Interjection[edit]

tye

  1. oh