cup tie

noun
an eliminating game between teams in a cup competition
Hypernyms: ↑game

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noun
: a deciding contest in a competition for a cup

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cup tie UK US noun [countable] [singular cup tie plural cup ties] british
a match in a competition, especially in football, that has a cup as the prize for the winners of the competition
Thesaurus: football games, competitions and teams and football associationshyponym

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cup tie,
British. the deciding game or match played in competition for a cup.

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ˈcup tie [cup tie] noun (BrE)
(especially in football ( soccer )) a match between two teams in a competition that gives a cup as a prize to the winner

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • cup tie — n a game between two teams in a competition in which only the winning team will play any more games ▪ Saturday s FA Cup tie against Spurs …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cup-tie — cupˈ tie noun (sport) One of a series of games to determine the winners of a cup • • • Main Entry: ↑cup …   Useful english dictionary

  • cup tie — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms cup tie : singular cup tie plural cup ties British a match in a competition, especially in football, that has a cup as the prize for the winners of the competition …   English dictionary

  • cup-tie — see cup tie …   English dictionary

  • cup tie — noun (C) BrE a game between two teams in a competition in which only the winning team will play any more games: Saturday s FA Cup tie against Spurs …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • cup tie — game which determines the champion (cup winner) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cup tie — /ˈkʌp taɪ/ (say kup tuy) noun a match between two teams in an eliminating contest for a cup …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cup-tie Honeymoon — Directed by John E. Blakeley Written by John E. Blakeley and Arthur Mertz Starring Sandy Powell Dan Young Betty Jumel Patricia …   Wikipedia

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