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tie-dye

[tahy-dahy]
verb (used with object), tie-dyed, tie-dye·ing.
  1. to dye (fabric) by tie-dyeing.
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noun
  1. tie-dyeing.
  2. Informal. a fabric or garment dyed by tie-dyeing.
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Origin of tie-dye

First recorded in 1935–40
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tie-dyed

adjective
  1. (of textiles) given a pattern by tie-dyeing
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