Verbal Ability - Selecting Words - Discussion

Discussion :: Selecting Words - Section 1 (Q.No.183)

Pick out the most effective word(s) from the given words to fill in the blank to make the sentence meaningfully complete.


The battalion operating from the mountain was able to ...... three enemy divisons.

[A]. tie up
[B]. tie down
[C]. tie on
[D]. tie with

Answer: Option B


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Sanjay said: (Feb 24, 2011)  
Why tie down?

Raju said: (Jan 6, 2012)  
Why tie down?

Gana said: (Sep 2, 2013)  
@Sanjay @Raju "restrict or control".

Nikitha said: (Jul 9, 2014)  
Why tie down? why not other options.

Yogita Lakhi said: (Aug 23, 2014)  
Tie down is: Secure with ropes in order to prevent movement or escape.

Manu said: (Sep 18, 2014)  
Can any one tell the meanings of 4 options?

Samaden said: (Aug 27, 2015)  
Tie down means when you restrict someone from moving or doing. So option B is correct.

Prathyusha said: (Sep 11, 2015)  
Tie up ===========> Put thing in correct place.

Tie down =========> Restrict freedom.

Tie in ===========> Agree.

Tie with ==========> Occur with same time.

Sangeetha R said: (Nov 23, 2018)  
Thanks for your valuable info @Prathyusha.

Moksha said: (Jan 12, 2019)  
Thank you for the answer @Pratyusha.

Sunil Nair said: (Feb 5, 2020)  
Thank you @Pratyusha.

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