tide vs. tied – The Correct Way to Use Each | Confusing Words
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Tide

Definition:

the periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon or a trend

Examples:

a rising tide of popular interest

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Tied

Definition:

bound or secured closely

Examples:

the guard was found trussed up with his arms and legs securely tied

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