noun tie–dye·ing \ˈtī-ˌdī-iŋ\

Definition of TIE-DYEING

:  a hand method of producing patterns in textiles by tying portions of the fabric or yarn so that they will not absorb the dye

First Known Use of TIE-DYEING



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