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Definition of tie-dye verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



tie-dye somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they tie-dye
he / she / it tie-dyes
past simple tie-dyed
-ing form tie-dyeing
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to make patterns on cloth by tying knots in it or tying string around it before you put it in a dye, so that some parts receive more color than others
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: tie-dye