verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?
Idioms for tether
Origin of tether
OTHER WORDS FROM tetherun·teth·ered, adjectiveun·teth·er·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for tether
This was a tethered reconnaissance balloon, as first used 220 years ago in the French Revolutionary War.
So here Clinton stands, tethered to a president who is neither loved nor feared.Hillary Clinton Wants Bill to Lift Her Up—but Obama Will Drag Her Down|Lloyd Green|June 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ida is a mystery of sorts, tethered to a road journey in a bleak postwar Poland.Holocaust Horrors Haunt the Films ‘Ida’ And ‘The German Doctor’|Jack Schwartz|May 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
No rope was required to retain a baby after the mother was tethered to a tree.How to Capture an Elephant: Excerpt From Michael Daly’s ‘Topsy’|Michael Daly|July 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Her teenage son was tethered to a motorbike and dragged across a rocky road.Burma’s Rohingya Muslims Targeted by Buddhist Mob Violence|Brendan Brady|June 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The colts were tethered behind the tents, and the mares were driven to them twice a day.What Men Live By and Other Tales|Leo Tolstoy
The sheep was tethered half-way up the steps which led on to the housetop.Oriental Encounters|Marmaduke Pickthall
There were a few oxen and horses also, tethered and lanketted, and kicking up the dust under the dry turf.The Manxman|Hall Caine
Others moved off toward the grove where the horses were tethered, evidently to mount guard against the escape of their prisoners.The Moving Picture Girls at Rocky Ranch|Laura Lee Hope
So she veiled herself, and I lifted her on to the ass which was tethered near at hand.Cleopatra|H. Rider Haggard
British Dictionary definitions for tether
Word Origin for tether
Idioms and Phrases with tether
see end of one's rope (tether).