Tie in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is tie a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word tie is a Scrabble US word. The word tie is worth 3 points in Scrabble:


Is tie a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word tie is a Scrabble UK word and has 3 points:


Is tie a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word tie is a Words With Friends word. The word tie is worth 3 points in Words With Friends (WWF):


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Valid words made from Tie

You can make 5 words from 'tie' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

3 letters words from 'tie'

TIE 3 

2 letters words from 'tie'

ET 2IT 2
TE 2TI 2

All 3 letters words made out of tie

tie ite tei eti iet eit

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word tie. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in tie.

Definitions and meaning of tie



  • necktie, tie (neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the front) "he stood in front of the mirror tightening his necktie"; "he wore a vest and tie"
  • affiliation, association, tie, 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"
  • tie (equality of score in a contest)
  • tie, tie beam (a horizontal beam used to prevent two other structural members from spreading apart or separating) "he nailed the rafters together with a tie beam"
  • link, linkup, tie, tie-in (a fastener that serves to join or connect) "the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction"
  • draw, standoff, tie (the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided) "the game ended in a draw"; "their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie"
  • tie ((music) a slur over two notes of the same pitch; indicates that the note is to be sustained for their combined time value)
  • tie, railroad tie, crosstie, sleeper (one of the cross braces that support the rails on a railway track) "the British call a railroad tie a sleeper"
  • tie (a cord (or string or ribbon or wire etc.) with which something is tied) "he needed a tie for the packages"


  • tie, bind (fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord) "They tied their victim to the chair"
  • tie, draw (finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.) "The teams drew a tie"
  • tie (limit or restrict to) "I am tied to UNIX"; "These big jets are tied to large airports"
  • connect, link, tie, link up (connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces) "Can you connect the two loudspeakers?"; "Tie the ropes together"; "Link arms"
  • tie (form a knot or bow in) "tie a necktie"
  • bind, tie, attach, bond (create social or emotional ties) "The grandparents want to bond with the child"
  • marry, wed, tie, splice (perform a marriage ceremony) "The minister married us on Saturday"; "We were wed the following week"; "The couple got spliced on Hawaii"
  • tie (make by tying pieces together) "The fishermen tied their flies"
  • tie (unite musical notes by a tie)

(Source: WordNet, Princeton University. 2010.)