tie-up(redirected from tie-ups)
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A temporary immobilization, as of traffic, work, or mechanical operation.
a temporary stoppage or slowing of traffic, telephone service, etc., as due to an accident or storm.
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|Noun||1.||tie-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|