follow Dictionary.com

How do you spell Hannukah?

tieback

[tahy-bak] /ˈtaɪˌbæk/
noun
1.
a strip or loop of material, heavy braid, or the like, used for holding a curtain back to one side.
2.
a curtain having such a device.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; noun use of verb phrase tie back
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for tie back

tieback

/ˈtaɪˌbæk/
noun
1.
  1. a length of cord, ribbon, or other fabric used for tying a curtain to one side
  2. a curtain having such a device
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for tieback

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for tie

3
3
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with tie back

Nearby words for tie back