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1. clip

verb. ['ˈklɪp'] sever or remove by pinching or snipping.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • snip
  • nip
  • nip off

Antonyms

  • unabridged
  • unmown
  • untrimmed
  • presence

Etymology

  • clyppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Tie Clip

  • roundtrip
  • microchip
  • outstrip
  • unzip
  • strip
  • scripp
  • scrip
  • equip
  • whipp
  • whip
  • trippe
  • tripp
  • trip
  • stipp
  • snip
  • slip
  • skipp
  • skip
  • quipp
  • quip
  • klipp
  • gripp
  • grip
  • flip
  • drip
  • crip
  • blip
  • zipp
  • zip
  • yip

Example sentences of the word tie-clip


1. Noun Phrase
Buy your husband some diamond cuff links and a matching tie clip.

2. clip

noun. ['ˈklɪp'] a metal frame or container holding cartridges; can be inserted into an automatic gun.

Synonyms

  • magazine
  • pincurl clip
  • supply chamber
  • gun
  • cartridge clip

Antonyms

  • fancy
  • starve
  • stay
  • strengthen

Etymology

  • clyppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. clip

noun. ['ˈklɪp'] any of various small fasteners used to hold loose articles together.

Synonyms

  • bicycle clip
  • paper clip
  • fixing
  • bulldog clip
  • fastening
  • gem clip
  • holdfast
  • paperclip
  • trouser clip
  • fastener
  • hair slide

Antonyms

  • undress
  • overdress
  • dress up
  • dress down

Etymology

  • clyppan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. tie

verb. ['ˈtaɪ'] fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord.

Synonyms

  • strap
  • lace up
  • secure
  • band
  • lash together
  • bind
  • truss
  • cord
  • bind off
  • rope
  • knot
  • tie up
  • lace
  • gag
  • retie
  • lash
  • muzzle
  • leash
  • fasten
  • loop

Antonyms

  • unlash
  • unfasten
  • untie
  • activeness

Etymology

  • teag (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tigan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. tie

noun. ['ˈtaɪ'] neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the front.

Synonyms

  • bow-tie
  • Windsor tie
  • bola tie
  • necktie
  • bowtie
  • bolo tie
  • neckwear
  • bow tie
  • bolo
  • string tie
  • old school tie
  • four-in-hand

Antonyms

  • unchain
  • dislodge
  • unhook
  • unbelt

Etymology

  • teag (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tigan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. tie

verb. ['ˈtaɪ'] finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc..

Synonyms

  • equalize
  • draw
  • play
  • equate
  • equalise
  • equal

Antonyms

  • give
  • dissociate
  • activity
  • action

Etymology

  • teag (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tigan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. tie

verb. ['ˈtaɪ'] limit or restrict to.

Synonyms

  • restrict
  • bound
  • limit
  • trammel
  • restrain
  • confine

Antonyms

  • unsaddle
  • unharness
  • uncouple
  • unclip

Etymology

  • teag (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tigan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. tie

noun. ['ˈtaɪ'] a social or business relationship.

Synonyms

  • affiliation
  • tie-up
  • association

Antonyms

  • free
  • divest
  • untwist
  • louden

Etymology

  • teag (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tigan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. tie

noun. ['ˈtaɪ'] equality of score in a contest.

Synonyms

  • equation
  • deuce
  • equivalence
  • equality

Antonyms

  • unmuzzle
  • unscrew
  • open circuit
  • unwind

Etymology

  • teag (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tigan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. tie

verb. ['ˈtaɪ'] connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces.

Synonyms

  • interconnect
  • daisy-chain
  • join
  • ground
  • attach
  • interlink
  • link up
  • hitch
  • bridge over
  • link
  • put through
  • conjoin
  • interdepend
  • connect
  • bring together
  • tee
  • bridge

Antonyms

  • disjoin
  • detach
  • ride
  • stand still

Etymology

  • teag (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tigan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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