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  1. trussed, tied(adj)

    bound or secured closely

    "the guard was found trussed up with his arms and legs securely tied"; "a trussed chicken"

    level(p), tied(p), laced, trussed, even, fastened

    unbound, untied, divided, unfastened, unequal

  2. tied(adj)

    bound together by or as if by a strong rope; especially as by a bond of affection

    "people tied by blood or marriage"

    level(p), tied(p), laced, trussed, even, fastened

    unfastened, unequal, divided, unbound, untied

  3. tied, fastened(adj)

    fastened with strings or cords

    "a neatly tied bundle"

    trussed, level(p), laced, fastened, buttoned, tied(p), even

    untied, unequal, unbound, divided, unfastened

  4. laced, tied(adj)

    closed with a lace

    "snugly laced shoes"

    level(p), tied(p), laced, trussed, even, fastened

    unbound, unequal, divided, unfastened, untied

  5. tied(p), even, level(p)(adj)

    of the score in a contest

    "the score is tied"

    unfastened, unequal, divided, untied, unbound

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  1. Elliott Main:

    You would think that maternal mortality would be a very simple thing to measure -- a mother dies -- but it can be a bit tricky to determine whether a woman was pregnant or that the death was related to the pregnancy, it gets much more challenging when you're looking at causes that are not directly tied to the pregnancy, like blood clots or cardiovascular disease in particular, heart attacks, cardiomyopathy, and related complications.

  2. Chanchal Lahiri:

    I was inside a bulletproof glass box tied with chain and locks and dropped down from Howrah bridge, then I came out within 29 seconds.

  3. Jason Miller:

    When you publish a post on LinkedIn, it’s tied directly to your profile, having your insights and thought leadership showcased at the top of your LinkedIn profile can be incredibly beneficial to expanding the conversation when prospects visit your page.

  4. Oprah Winfrey:

    He and I agree that had we tied the marital knot, we would not still be together.

  5. Abdullah Noman:

    The problem isn't in selecting a new president ... but it's tied to the militias' control of the capital and on decision-making, so any new president will be at the mercy of these militias who are still holding Hadi, the prime minister and a number of officials under house arrest.

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