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Synonyms for tether
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. leash, tether, lead(verb)

    restraint consisting of a rope (or light chain) used to restrain an animal

    hint, tercet, lead-in, wind, tierce, atomic number 82, trine, ternion, confidential information, lead, leading, terzetto, triad, lead story, steer, lede, jumper lead, trail, triplet, leash, ternary, trio, three, troika, collar, jumper cable, threesome, booster cable, deuce-ace, principal, star, pencil lead, trinity, trey, tip, track, spark advance

  2. tether(verb)

    tie with a tether

    "tether horses"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tether(n.)


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    anchor, fixation, cribbing, anchorage, anchoring, fixing

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  1. Marc Veyrat:

    Can you imagine the sense of shame I feel? I am the first chef in history to have won a star and lost it the next year, every morning, I wake up with that in my head. I'm at the end of my tether, I struggle to sleep, I hardly eat any more ... I'm on medication. I've had dark thoughts.

  2. Jennifer Levasseur:

    Special [as part of the exhibit] are the Apollo 11 objects, [Neil] Armstrong's headset, the lunar module film camera that recorded the first landing, and a waist tether used in the LM as well — the last two of which are on loan to us, and are promised donations, from the Armstrong family.

  3. Brad Goering:

    She has a tether strap, which is basically a leash that goes between London and Kye. That gives us, gives Kye the ability to walk alone. She doesn’t have to be holding the hand of an adult all the time and she feels like she’s walking London.

  4. Marshall Hayner:

    The idea behind tether is you give a dollar and you get one tether.

  5. Rebecca Ivers:

    Appropriate use of child car seats significantly reduces the risk of death and serious injury in the event of a crash, this means having straps tight enough, making sure no straps are twisted, that the seatbelt and buckles are fastened, and that any tether straps are correctly anchored.

Translations for tether

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  • amarraCatalan, Valencian
  • provaz, řetěz, úvazCzech
  • StrickGerman
  • amarrar, acordonarSpanish
  • lieka, mahdollisuus, rajaFinnish
  • longe, attacherFrench
  • teaghránIrish
  • amarreGalician
  • campo, imbrigliare, guinzaglio, incatenare, tenere al guinzaglio, portata, cavezza, briglia, redineItalian
  • tali tambat, tambat, rantai tambat, suntuk fikiran, buntu fikiranMalay
  • vastmaken, bindenDutch
  • tjorNorwegian
  • граница, привязать, предел, привязь, страховочная верёвка, привязыватьRussian
  • privez, oputa, sputanostSerbo-Croatian
  • tjudra, förankringslina, ankarkätting, sammankoppla, ankra, förankra, tjuder, ankartrossSwedish

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