twist tie

noun

Definition of twist tie

:a tie used for closing or securing something (such as a plastic bag) by twisting the ends together

First Known Use of twist tie

1975


TWIST TIE Defined for English Language Learners

twist tie

noun

Definition of twist tie for English Language Learners

  • : a small piece of wire that you use to close something (such as a plastic bag) by twisting the ends together


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