tie-up


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tie-up

(tī′ŭp′)
n.
A temporary immobilization, as of traffic, work, or mechanical operation.

tie′-up`



n.
a temporary stoppage or slowing of traffic, telephone service, etc., as due to an accident or storm.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tie-up - a social or business relationshiptie-up - a social or business relationship; "a valuable financial affiliation"; "he was sorry he had to sever his ties with other members of the team"; "many close associations with England"
relationship - a state involving mutual dealings between people or parties or countries
2.tie-up - an interruption of normal activity
stop, halt - the event of something ending; "it came to a stop at the bottom of the hill"

tie-up

noun link, association, connection, relationship, relation, liaison, tie-in, coordination, hook-up, linkup The deal is expected to result in a tie-up between the two companies.

tie-up

noun
A cessation of normal activity, caused by an accident or strike, for example:
Translations

tie-up

[ˈtaɪʌp] N
1. (= connection) → enlace m, vínculo m (Comm) (between companies) → acuerdo m (para llevar a cabo un proyecto)
2. (US) [of traffic] → embotellamiento m

tie-up

[ˈtaɪˌʌp] n (connection) → legame m
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Major banks in India are seeking a tie-up with new banks to expand their footprint into the rural market.
If a developer can identify his audience and its aspirations and is able to fulfill them through a tie-up with a big brand, he will command a premium for his product," says Verma.
HP is considering tie-up options, but was waiting for clarity on 3G services roll-out.
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The leading electronics maker will initially conclude tie-up agreements with 11 local ISPs, such as Mitani Corp.
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McDonald's has since backed away from that statement, with company rep Okamoto saying they have "no plans" at this time for such an intimate tie-up.
On his part, Sahney has stated that South Africa will also tie-up with the Punjab-based businesses for infrastructure development ventures.