Meaning of tether
Pronunciation: (te'ur), [key]
- a rope, chain, or the like, by which an animal is fastened to a fixed object so as to limit its range of movement.
- the utmost length to which one can go in action; the utmost extent or limit of ability or resources.
- at the end of one's resources, patience, or strength.
- to fasten or confine with or as if with a tether.
- tether (Thesaurus)