Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Present participle of tie.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Action of the verb to tie; ligature.
  • n. The act or process of washing ores in a buddle.
  • v. Present participle of tie.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • p. pr. of tie.
  • n. The act or process of washing ores in a buddle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of fastening with a string, rope, or chain; also, a fastening: as, the tyings were of blue silk.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of tying or binding things together

Etymologies

tie +‎ -ing (Wiktionary)

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