tie on

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tie (something) on(to) (someone or something)

To attach something by tying it, as or as with a string or cord. A noun or pronoun can be used between "tie" and "on(to)." Tie that rope on the hot water tank so we can pull it up the steps. Don't worry, I tied a card onto the gift—they'll know it's from us.
See also: tie

tie on

To attach something by tying it, as or as with a string or cord. A noun or pronoun can be used between "tie" and "on." Tie on that rope so we can pull the hot water tank up the steps. Don't worry, I tied a card on the gift—they'll know it's from us.
See also: on, tie
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tie it on

verb
See also: on, tie
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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