Definition of "Tied" :
adjective: bound or secured closely
"The guard was found trussed up with his arms and legs securely tied."
adjective: closed with a lace
adjective: fastened with strings or cords
"A neatly tied bundle."
adjective: of the score in a contest
"The score is tied."
adjective: bound together by or as if by a strong rope; especially as by a bond of affection
"People tied by blood or marriage."